10+ years in midstream infrastructure, shipping and trading. Joined Avenir in Oct’ 18 as part of Avenir’s founding management team, holding the roles of Head of Origination and then Commercial Director. Prior to Avenir, held the roles of Head of Business Development at Stolt-Nielsen Ltd. MSc Economics and Finance from Warwick Business School, BSc in Biomedical Science from Warwick University.
Head of Finance
10 years accounting experience in the Oil & Gas industry. Audit Manager with PwC, Head of Financial Reporting and Controller at Golar LNG, and Group Financial Controller Lomar Shipping. Certified Public Accountant and BS Accounting & Finance from the University of Santo Tomas.
Board of Directors
Niels G. Stolt-Nielsen
Chairman of Stolt-Nielsen Limited since September 2023, Niels served as CEO from 2000 to 2023. He is a Director of Stolt-Nielsen Limited and Golar LNG, both listed in Oslo. He has a BS in Business and Finance from Hofstra University in N.Y.
Udo became Chief Executive Officer of Stolt-Nielsen Limited in September 2023. He has over 20 years of experience in the international trade industry, most recently with FedEx, where he was president of Healthcare, Logistics and Americas International at FedEx Express until August 2023. Udo has a Ph.D. in economic science from the University of Duisburg, Germany, an MBA from the University of Kaiserslautern, Germany and is an alumnus of the Harvard Business School.
Udo is a Director at Avenir LNG Limited, the International Institute of Rural Reconstruction and the Memphis Symphony Orchestra. He also serves on the Board of Trustees of Operation Finale.
Investment Director at Höegh Capital (“HCP”) and Board Member on various HCP’s companies with over 15 years experience in the real assets space. Prior to HCP, Carlo advised large corporates on strategy, M&A and restructuring while at McKinsey, Bain, JPMorgan, AlixPartners and Alvarez&Marsal. Carlo has an MBA from London Business School
Erik Nikolai Stavseth
Commercial Manager for Golar Power. He has more than 10 years of experience in the shipping, energy and finance industry. Prior to Golar Power, he was an equity analyst for Norwegian investment bank Arctic Securities. He has a Master of Technology from NTNU.