Mr. Jacobsen has been in shipping since 1980, and has vast experience in LPG & LNG shipping as well as offshore drilling, and oil production.
Prior to joining Evergas, Mr. Jacobsen was the Director at Maersk Drilling, with responsibility for the operations of new-build ultra-deepwater drill ships. Prior to this, he led the technical management of Maersk Tankers with responsibility for 140 vessels in addition to supervising vessels under third party management.Mr. Jacobsen brings extensive knowledge from his involvement in sustainability within the technical field acquired from his experience within Corporate Social Responsibility and Health, Safety, Environment, and Quality Management.
Between 2002-2005 he led the technical management of Maersk Line’s container fleet. Mr. Jacobsen has been active as a board member(from 2005) and even President of the Society of International Gas Tanker and Terminal Operators (SIGTTO) 2011 – 2013. Furthermore, Mr. Jacobsen was chairman of the OCIMF General Purpose Committee from 2010 to 2013.