Gard announces new Chair

Morten W. Høegh, chairman of Höegh LNG has been elected Chairman of the Board of Gard P&I (Bermuda) Ltd, effective immediately. He succeeds Bengt Hermelin, who had held the position since 2013. Michael Lykiardopulo of Neda Maritime Agency has been elected as the new Deputy Chairman.

Gard CEO Rolf Thore Roppestad said: “I would like to thank Bengt for the skill, experience and energy he has given to Gard since he took over the post in 2013. His leadership has been an important part in this phase of Gard’s development and in building the business that we have today. We are pleased that Morten has accepted the chairmanship of Gard P&I (Bermuda) Ltd and look forward to working with him and Michael as we look towards our 2025 goals.”