Trond is the Chairman of the Nortrans Group and was previously CEO and co-founder of NOR Offshore Ltd from 2005 to 2011. Earlier he was non-executive director of Nortrans Offshore Limited, a pioneer in the FPSO industry, until 2001. In 2005 Trond founded NOR Offshore, an OSV owner/operator specializing in subsea support vessels. He has over 30 years of experience in the shipping and offshore industry. Trond also holds several board directorships in various offshore and shipping related companies and is from a reputed shipping family with long history in Norway. In 2015, he founded the new Nortrans Offshore Pte Ltd,.