CFO Rebekka Herlofsen to leave Wallenius Wilhelmsen

Oslo, 11 October, 2019 - Rebekka Herlofsen, Group Chief Financial Officer, has decided to step down from her position at Wallenius Wilhelmsen by the summer 2020. Rebekka has been with Wallenius Wilhelmsen since March 2017 and has been a key contributor in the extensive merger process and establishment of Wallenius Wilhelmsen ASA. She has decided to pursue her own independent advisory opportunities as the natural next phase of her career. The process to find her replacement will now commence and Rebekka will remain in her role until a successor is found.

"Rebekka has been an integral part of the change process we have been through to create Wallenius Wilhelmsen, bringing with her the needed financial leadership and governance rigour. She has been a core member of the senior executive team and has built a strong team. We thank Rebekka for her tremendous contribution, she will be missed and we wish her all the very best for her new pursuits", said President and CEO Craig Jasienski.

About Wallenius Wilhelmsen The Wallenius Wilhelmsen group (OEX: WALWIL) is a market leader in RoRo shipping and vehicle logistics, transporting cars, trucks, rolling equipment and breakbulk around the world. The company operates around 130 vessels servicing 15 trade routes to six continents, and a global inland distribution network, 120 processing centres, and 11 marine terminals. The Wallenius Wilhelmsen group consist of Wallenius Wilhelmsen Ocean, Wallenius Wilhelmsen Solutions, EUKOR and ARC. The group is headquartered in Oslo, Norway with 9 500 employees in 29 countries worldwide. Read more at

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