STAVANGER, Norway — Terje Askvig has been appointed Prosafe's new CEO, effective Nov. 1.
Askvig has experience from shipping, oil service, family office and private equity. For the last 11 years, he has been operating partner and senior adviser in Triton Partners, a European private equity firm. Before joining Triton Partners, Askvig worked as CEO of Eitzen Chemical for five years and seven years in Fred. Olsen & Co, including managing director of Fred. Olsen Renewables. Askvig also worked five years as CEO in London for BT Shipping Ltd and for a family office, Pausco.