The maritime company Thome continues to expand its global footprint by announcing the opening of a new ship management office in Copenhagen, Denmark.
Thome Group Chairman Mr Olav Eek Thorstensen says:
- "With the opening of our brand new European office, we position ourselves optimally and in close proximity to many of our existing Scandinavian customers. I am confident that with the skill sets and well-developed networks available within the Danish Maritime cluster, we will be able to further elevate an already well recognised service offering for our existing and potential partners."
Thome Ship Management CEO Carsten Ostenfeldt adds:
- “It is remarkable how well received our entry has been, supported by all main stakeholders within the Danish Maritime cluster, with hard and direct efforts guiding us safely and professionally. The Danish Maritime Authority as well as the Danish Embassy in Singapore and Invest in Denmark have all proven to be extremely supportive and prompt, making our entry a smooth and effective one”.
Danish Minister for Trade and Investment, Pia Olsen Dyhr, says:
- ”I am pleased that Thome has decided to establish in Denmark. It underlines Denmark’s position as a global maritime industry leader with a long-standing shipping tradition and excellent frame work conditions for the maritime cluster.”
“I am confident that Denmark’s unique combination of talent, experience and favourable framework conditions will continue to attract maritime industries in the future.”
About Thome Group
Thome Group is one of the world's leading independent international ship managers with more than 200 vessels under technical management serviced by 550 shore staff and 10,000 crew members. It is Singapore’s first independent and leading ship manager.