Management


Svein Moxnes Harfjeld, Co-Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Harfjeld joined DHT on September 1, 2010. Mr. Harfjeld has over 25 years of experience in the shipping industry. He was most recently with the BW Group, where he held senior management positions including Group Executive Director, CEO of BW Offshore, Director of Bergesen dy and Director of World-Wide Shipping. Previously he held senior management positions at Andhika Maritime, Coeclerici and Mitsui O.S.K. Mr. Harfjeld started his shipping career with The Torvald Klaveness Group. Mr. Harfjeld is a citizen of Norway.  

Trygve P. Munthe, Co-Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Munthe joined DHT on September 1, 2010. Mr. Munthe has over 25 years of experience in the shipping industry. Mr. Munthe was previously CEO of Western Bulk, President of Skaugen Petrotrans, Director of Arne Blystad AS and CFO of I.M Skaugen. Mr. Munthe currently serves as chairman of the board of Ness, Risan & Partners AS. Mr. Munthe is a citizen of Norway.

Laila C Halvorsen, Chief Financial Officer

Ms. Halvorsen joined DHT in 2014 after 17 years at Western Bulk AS, where she served first as Accountant for 4 years, then as Finance Manager for 4 years and later as Group Accounting Manager for 9 years. Ms. Halvorsen served as Chief Accountant & Controller of DHT from September 2014 until she was appointed CFO in June 2018. Ms. Halvorsen brings more than 20 years of experience in international accounting and shipping. Ms. Halvorsen is a citizen of Norway.

Svenn Magne Edvardsen, Technical Director

Mr. Edvardsen joined DHT in 2010. Mr. Edvardsen has over 20 years of experience in the shipping industry. Mr. Edvardsen joined DHT from Frontline where he served as Fleet Manager. Has sailed at ranks up to chief engineer on oil tankers and has been a surveyor with Det Norske Veritas. Mr. Edvardsen has further been technical superintendent for offshore vessels and managed a ship repair modification yard. Mr. Edvardsen is a citizen of Norway.

J. Stephen Eglin, Director Chartering & Operations

Mr. Eglin Joined DHT in 2015. He has over 25 years of experience in the shipping industry. Mr. Eglin joined DHT after 12 years in Frontline where he served first as Chartering Manager for 4 years and later as Director of Chartering Department for 8 years. Prior to joining Frontline Management in 2002, he was a tanker broker with Fearnleys A/S in Oslo for 13 years. Mr. Eglin is a citizen of Norway.