Skip to main content

ClassNK appoints new Senior Executive Vice President

Published by
LNG Industry,


Effective 12 March 2019, Hiroaki Sakashita has been appointed as Senior Executive Vice President as well as Executive Director of ClassNK.

Sakashita began his career at Japan’s Ministry of Transport (now Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism) in 1980. During his period at the government he has played vital roles in maritime administration including regulatory oversight and industry development. He assumed the position of Director-General of the Maritime Bureau in 2015, and Deputy Minister for Technical Affairs, Minister’s Secretariat in 2016.

He joined ClassNK in 2018 as Executive Consultant and has been appointed to the current position overseeing ClassNK’s expansion of its business portfolio and digital transformation.

Read the article online at: https://www.lngindustry.com/liquid-natural-gas/12032019/classnk-appoints-new-senior-executive-vice-president/

You might also like

LNG Pool Fire Suppression

In this webinar, Owens Corning Technical Services Engineer, Alec Cusick, will discuss safety considerations and priorities during cryogenic liquid spills – including vaporisation of liquid hydrocarbons, radiant heat during fires, and thermal shock to concrete and steel.

 
 

Embed article link: (copy the HTML code below):


 

This article has been tagged under the following:

LNG carrier news Natural gas news