Meet Our Board of Directors

05 Nov 2020

Cadeler A/S Introduces its Board of Directors

Following the recent announcement of Swire Blue Ocean’s rebranding as Cadeler A/S and the company’s upcoming listing on the Oslo Stock Exchange, Cadeler is pleased to publish information on the new Board of Directors.

Richard Sell, Chairman of the Board - Richard is the Commercial Director for Swire Pacific Offshore, overseeing Swire Pacific Offshore’s OSV and non-OSV businesses. Since 1999, he has held various leadership roles in the Swire group across several countries and divisions, including 10 years with Cathay Pacific Airways.

Roy Shearer, Director - Roy has acted as Swire Pacific Offshore’s Finance Director since 2018. Having previously worked as CFO in Swire Oilfield Services, he has over 20 years of experience mainly in the Oil & Gas industry. He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland.

Connie Hedegaard, Director, Chair of Nomination Committee – Connie has an extensive track record in positions related to sustainability and the environment. She has previously served as the EU Commissioner for Climate Action and has served as the Danish Minister for three separate posts: Climate and Energy, Nordic Cooperation, and the Environment. Connie currently chairs a number of foundations and executive boards, including OECD’s Round Table for Sustainability and Aarhus University.     

Jesper Lok, Director, Chair of Remuneration Committee – Jesper has held leadership positions in various multinational corporations within the transport & logistics, energy and infrastructure sectors. He worked for 25 years with A.P. Møller-Maersk, served as CEO of SVITZER, Danish Railroads, and Falck Emergency. Jesper currently serves as the chair for multiple corporate boards.

Ditlev Wedell-Wedellsborg, Director, Chair of Audit Committee – Ditlev has extensive experience in the shipping industry and is currently the owner and chairman of Weco Invest A/S. He has acted as the board director for Höegh LNG and Höegh Autoliners since 2006. Currently, he serves as director and advisor for more than 10 companies and has a professional background in management consultancy.



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Cadeler A/S announces largest contract in company history  10 Mar 2021
Cadeler A/S expands with new office in Vejle  22 Dec 2020
Cadeler A/S contracts new and improved crane to meet future offshore wind market demand  18 Dec 2020
Update on Offer Price and Status of Bookbuilding  24 Nov 2020
Announcement of terms for the initial public offering  16 Nov 2020
Intention to Float  05 Nov 2020
Meet Cadeler's Board of Directors  05 Nov 2020
Cadeler A/S signs contract with DEME for installation campaign on Hornsea 2  20 Oct 2020
Swire Blue Ocean is becoming Cadeler  08 Oct 2020
Swire Blue Ocean intends to order new build vessel and invest in upgraded cranes for Pacific Orca and Pacific Osprey  16 Sep 2020
Swire Blue Ocean clinches contract with MHI Vestas Offshore Wind for the transportation and installation of wind turbine generators at Seagreen offshore windfarm  20 Jul 2020
Pacific Osprey’s upgraded crane is now fully operational  03 Jun 2020
Swire Blue Ocean enacts precautions against COVID-19  26 Mar 2020
Pacific Osprey’s new upgraded crane boom is on its way to Denmark for installation  24 Jan 2020
Vattenfall and Swire Blue Ocean sign final contract for transportation and installation of turbines in the Hollandse Kust Zuid wind farm  14 Jan 2020
Press Update – 27th August 2018, 11:00 CET  26 Mar 2020
Press Update – 24th August 2018, 14:00 CET  24 Aug 2018
Grand Opening Event  26 Mar 2020
Appointment of Mikkel Gleerup as Chief Executive Officer  26 Mar 2020
Lars Blicher retires from Swire Blue Ocean A/S  26 Mar 2020


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