Semco Maritime Norway appoints new Managing Director

Source: press release, 4 January 2023

Semco Maritime Norway Managing Director, Tor Erik Christoffersen
Semco Maritime Norway Managing Director, Tor Erik Christoffersen (photo: Semco Maritime)

Semco Maritime has appointed Tor Erik Christoffersen Managing Director of the Group’s Norwegian business. He took up the position on 1 January 2023 and will work from the offices in Bergen and Stavanger, leading Semco Maritime’s 400 colleagues in Norway as well as the activities at the Hanøytangen facilities and offshore in the North Sea.

Tor Erik Christoffersen has a strong background from the international maritime and oil service sectors with more than 15 years of experience in management positions and commercial roles. He most recently served as Chief Commercial Officer and part of the Executive Management team of Norway-based PSW Group, which provides a wide range of services and solutions to the global energy and drilling industry. Prior to his 12-year tenure with PSW Group, he held a management role with responsibility for Market & Operations in GC Rieber Shipping where he worked for 6 years.

“We are pleased to welcome Tor Erik Christoffersen as head of Semco Maritime Norway and look forward to leveraging his comprehensive commercial experience and building an even stronger business with solid traction in the market. He will play a key role in developing our offering to customers and expanding our business in Norway,” says Nikolaj Vejlgaard, Senior Vice President Rig & Offshore Marine, Semco Maritime.