Rate this article:  


Nick Platt has been appointed Vice President and Special Advisor, Claims. In his new role Nick will provide assistance and advice in respect of casualties and large and/or complex claims and promote experience-transfer throughout the Claims Department.

Mark Russell has been appointed Senior Manager and will succeed Nick Platt as Head of the Claims Department in Gard (UK) Limited.

Joakim Bronder has been appointed Manager in the dry cargo claims section of the Claims Department, P&I.

Hans-Øyvind Leikvin has been appointed Senior Claims Executive in the casualty, environmental, property and liquid cargo claims section of the Claims Department, P&I.

Per Fredrik Jensen has been appointed Senior Claims Executive in the personal injury & crew claims section of the Claims Department, P&I.

Lisbeth Christensen and Gudrun Aaserud have been appointed Claims Executives in the personal injury & crew claims section of the Claims Department, P&I.

Johan Henriksson has been appointed Senior Claims Executive in the Claims Department, P&I and Marine in Gard (Sweden) AB.

Bjarne Augestad has been appointed Senior Marine Surveyor in the Loss Prevention & Risk Assessment Department.

Wenche Dahle-Olsen has been appointed Underwriter in the Insurance Department, P&I.

Sven Roger Jensen has been appointed Deputy Underwriter in the Insurance Department, P&I.

Lise Neset has been appointed Surveyor Co-ordinator in the Loss Prevention & Risk Assessment Department.

Mariela Karvanen has been appointed Underwriting Assistant in the Insurance Department, P&I and Marine in Gard (Sweden) AB.

Lars Ola Almås has been seconded to Gard (UK) Limited for a period of six months from April 2006.

Benny Johansson has joined the Claims Department, P&I and Marine in Gard (Sweden) AB as Senior Claims Executive. Before joining Gard Benny worked for the Swedish Club, including one year in Hong Kong as Technical Manager.

Jonas Gustavsson has joined the Claims Department, P&I and Marine in Gard (Sweden) AB as Claims Executive. Jonas has previously worked as superintendent at the Swedish Coast Guard and before that as an engineer at Wärtsilä.

Tore A. Svinøy has joined the cargo section of the Claims Department, P&I as Claims Executive. Tore has a law degree from Oslo University and an LLM from Southampton University.

Jove Ytreland has joined Gard as Claims Executive in the personal injury and crew claims section of the Claims Department, P&I in a temporary position until September 2007. Jove has a law degree from Oslo University and an LLM from Southampton University.

Niklas Wijk has resigned from his position as Claims Executive in the Claims Department, P&I and Marine in Gard (Sweden) AB. We thank him for his services and wish him good luck in the future.

Stephen Chapman has resigned from his position as Claims Executive in the Claims Department in Gard (UK) Limited. We thank him for his contribution to Gard and wish him well for the future.

Gard News 183, August/October 2006

Any comments to this article can be e-mailed to the Gard News Editor.

Gard News is published quarterly by Gard AS, Arendal, Norway.