New Chief Financial Officer in Viking Supply Ships AB (publ).

SKÄRHAMN, Sweden--()--Regulatory News:

Viking Supply Ships AB (publ.) (OSE:VSS01) (STO:VSSAB) has today appointed Ulrik Hegelund as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Mr. Hegelund will also act as CFO in Viking Supply Ships A/S, and will take over the responsibilities as CFO in both companies as of 1st September.

Mr. Hegelund has been employed in Viking Supply Ships A/S as Accounting & Controlling Director since 2012. He has previously long experience from several management positions within finance, and holds a Masters Degree in Accounting and Controlling from Århus International School of Business.

The interim CFO, Niels J. Kindberg, will remain available for the company during a transitional period.

Viking Supply Ships AB (publ) is a Swedish company with headquarter in Gothenburg, Sweden. Viking Supply Ships A/S is a subsidiary of Viking Supply Ships AB (publ). In addition Viking Supply Ships AB (publ) has the subsidiary TransAtlantic AB. The operations are focused on offshore and icebreaking primarily in Arctic and subarctic areas as well as on RoRo and container feeder services mainly between the Baltic Sea and the Continent. The company has in total about 750 employees and the turnover in 2014 was MSEK 3,190. The company’s B-shares are listed on the NASDAQ Stockholm, Small Cap segment. For further information, please visit: www.vikingsupply.com

Viking Supply Ships AB is obliged to make this information public according to the Financial Markets Act and/or the Financial Instruments Trading Act (Sw: lagen om värdepappersmarknaden and lagen om handel med finansiella instrument). Viking Supply Ships A/S is obliged to make this information public according to the agreement with the bond holders in VSS01, listed on Nordic ABM at Oslo Stock Exchange. The information was submitted for publication on 19th August, 2015 at 08:30 am.

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Contacts

Viking Supply Ships AB
Christian W. Berg, CEO
ph. +45 41 77 83 80
e-mail christian.berg@vikingsupply.com
or
Morten G. Aggvin, IR & Treasury Director
ph. +47 41 04 71 25
e-mail ir@vikingsupply.com

Contacts

Viking Supply Ships AB
Christian W. Berg, CEO
ph. +45 41 77 83 80
e-mail christian.berg@vikingsupply.com
or
Morten G. Aggvin, IR & Treasury Director
ph. +47 41 04 71 25
e-mail ir@vikingsupply.com