Past Events

Luncheon Talk Wilhelm Wilhelmsen 27th of January

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: Wednesday, 27 January 2010, 12:00 PM

: Orchard Pan Pacific Hotel, 10 Claymore Road, 229540 Singapore

: Member ($60), Non-Member ($65)

We are pleased to welcome Wilhelm Wilhelmsen, Chairman of Wilh. Wilhelmsen ASA, as our honoured guest speaker at the luncheon talk Wednesday 27 January 2010.

In 1964, Wilhelm Wilhelmsen became Partner at the family-owned company Wilh. Wilhelmsen. In 1992, he was named Chairman of Wilh. Wilhelmsen ASA and eight years later, he was appointed its President and Group Chief Executive Officer as well as named President of Skips A/S Tudor. In 2003, he reassumed the position of Chairman of Wilh. Wilhelmsen ASA.

Wilhelm Wilhelmsen is a former Chairman of Det Norske Veritas and Saga Petroleum. In addition, he is member of the board of several Wilh. Wilhelmsen affiliated companies, such as Wallenius Wilhelmsen Lines and EUKOR. Wilhelm Wilhelmsen is an Australian Honorary Consul to Norway. For his distinguished services rendered to country and mankind, he received, in 2007, the Royal Norwegian Order of St. Olav.

Mr. Wilhelmsen will share with us how the Wilh. Wilhelmsen Group has reacted to the situation in the shipping market and how the Group is positioning itself for recovery and growth prospects going forward.