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Board of Directors

ED BARSINGERHORN

CHAIRMAN

Ed became a Master in 1995. In 2013, Ed was appointed GM for Shell Shipping & Maritime – Europe & Africa before becoming GM Global Maritime Standards & Assurance. Ed led the regional maritime activities of Shell across all businesses with a special focus on safety. He also led the highly successful European and African “Partners in Safety” programme.

PAOLO ENIOZI

DIRECTOR

Paolo Enoizi joined GasLog Limited and GasLog Partners LP in August 2019 and was appointed Chief Operating Officer in September 2019. Paolo was most recently Managing Director of Stolt Tankers BV Rotterdam. His previous roles also included Director of Technical & Innovation and General Manager of Newbuilding & Technical. He has led major business transformations, integration of company acquisitions and operational improvement initiatives in areas such as process optimisation, cost reductions, digitalisation and business intelligence.

TOMMY THOMASSEN

DIRECTOR

As Chief Technical Officer at Maersk Tankers, Tommy has responsibility for ensuring high vessel and IT performance. Before starting at Maersk Tankers, Tommy held positions as Senior VP at J. Lauritzen and Managing Director of Maritime Solutions. Tommy holds an MBA in Management of Technology.

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Management Team

MANIT CHANDER

CEO

After almost 2 decades aboard Tankers, including as a Master Mariner, Manit worked as an independent consultant managing cost efficiency, sales optimisation and growth strategy. Manit moved into Shell Shipping & Maritime as Strategy Manager where he began to develop HiLo. As HiLo CEO, and a sailor himself, Manit is passionate about championing the needs and safety of seafarers. Manit holds an MBA from London Business School in Strategy and Finance.

ANDY CROSS

COO

Andy Cross joins HiLo with 25 years' experience in the maritime industry. During his career at sea, Andy worked on a variety of vessel types. After becoming a Master, Andy transitioned into technical vessel management positions ashore with Maersk Tankers A/S. Prior to joining HiLo, Andy led a global team of employees involved in operations, vetting, safety and audit.

RYAN PURVIS

CIO

Previously Director at UBS for Cyber Defence and End User Tools, the Engineering Lead for JP Morgan Chase and then EMEA Director - Enterprise Services Lead at JLL. A Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP), Ryan has a BSc in Mathematics with Computer Science and Informatics.

ANDY FRANKS

CSO

Andy Franks has over 25 years’ experience in risk assessment, particularly with respect to high-hazard industries. After a period in the chemical industry, he began working on risk assessments as a consultant with AEA Technology Consultancy Services. Andy later worked as a specialist inspector in the Major Hazards Assessment Unit with the UK Government’s Health and Safety Executive, joining Lloyd’s Register Consulting in 2010.