About DHT

Erik A. Lind

Class III Director and Chairman

Mr. Erik A. Lind’s professional experience dates back to 1980 and encompasses corporate banking, structured finance, investment &  asset management focusing primarily on the maritime shipping sector. Mr. Lind is currently Chief Executive Officer and a Director of Oceanic Finance Group Limited (ex Tufton Oceanic Finance Group Limited)  a position he has held since 2004. Prior to this he served two years as Managing Director of GATX Capital and six years as Executive Vice President at IM Skaugen ASA. Mr. Lind has also held senior and executive positions with Manufacturers Hanover Trust Company and Oslobanken. Mr. Lind currently serves on the boards of Oceanic Investment Management Limited, Stratus Investments Limited, Gram Car Carriers Holding Pte. Limited and on the advisory board of A.M. Nomikos. Mr. Lind holds a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Denver. Mr. Lind is a resident of Cyprus and a citizen of Norway.

Einar Michael Steimler

Class II Director

Mr. Einar Michael Steimler has over 45 years experience in the shipping industry. From 2008 to 2011 he served as chairman of Tanker (UK) Agencies, the commercial agent to Tankers International. He was instrumental in the formation of Tanker (UK) Agencies in 2000 and served as its CEO until the end of 2007. Mr. Steimler serves as a non-executive director on the board of Scorpio Bulkers, Inc. From 1998 to 2010, Mr. Steimler served as a Director of Euronav. He was also Managing Director of Euronav from 1998 to 2000. He has been involved in both sale and purchase and chartering brokerage in the tanker, gas and chemical sectors and was a founder of Stemoco, a Norwegian ship brokerage firm. He graduated from the Norwegian School of Business Management in 1973 with a degree in Economics and a degree in Marketing. Mr. Steimler is a resident and citizen of Norway.

Joseph H. Pyne

Class II Director

Mr. Joseph H. Pyne is the Non-Executive Chairman of Kirby Corporation. Mr. Pyne was the Executive Chairman from April 2014 to April 2018 and a director since 1988. He served as the Chief Executive Officer of the company from 1995 to April 29, 2014 and served as Executive Vice President from 1992 to 1995. Mr. Pyne also served as President of Kirby Inland Marine, LP, Kirby Corp.’s principal transportation subsidiary, from 1984 to November 1999. Mr. Pyne joined Kirby in 1978. He served at Northrop Services, Inc. and served as an Officer in the Navy. He serves as a Member of the Board of Trustees of the Webb Institute. Mr. Pyne holds a degree in Liberal Arts from the University of North Carolina. Mr. Pyne is a resident and citizen of the US.

Jeremy Kramer

Class I Director

Mr. Jeremy Kramer previously served on the Board of Directors of Golar LNG Partners and served as Chairman of its Conflicts Committee. He also served on the Board of Directors of 2020 Bulkers Ltd. Mr. Kramer was a Senior Portfolio Manager in the Straus Group at Neuberger Berman from 1998 to 2016, managing equity portfolios primarily for high net worth clients. Prior to that, he worked at Alliance Capital from 1994 to 1998, first as a Securities Analyst and then as a Portfolio Manager focused on small and mid-cap equity securities. Mr. Kramer also managed a closed-end fund, the Alliance Global Environment Fund. He worked at Neuberger Berman from 1988 to 1994 as a Securities Analyst. Mr. Kramer earned an M.B.A. from Harvard University Graduate School of Business. He graduated with a B.A. from Connecticut College. Mr. Kramer is a resident and citizen of the United States.

Sophie Rossini

Class III Director

Mrs. Sophie Rossini has spent the past 15 years in the asset management industry, including 12 years at Man Group, a global investment management firm listed on the London Stock Exchange. Mrs. Rossini is currently a Senior Business Manager within the COO office of Man AHL, focusing on strategy, finance, governance and ESG matters. She is also a member of Man AHL’s System and Controls Committee and Data Governance Committee. Prior to that, she was the head of Relative Value at Man FRM, Man Group’s hedge fund investment division. Mrs. Rossini holds a Master in Banking and Finance from the University of Paris Assas. Mrs. Rossini is a resident of the United Kingdom and a citizen of France.