IBIA Welcomes New Members Sheen Mao Choong and Kasper Soerensen

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IBIA Asia Regional Board New Members

IBIA is pleased to announce the addition of two esteemed professionals, Sheen Mao Choong and Kasper Soerensen, to its Asia Regional Board. Both individuals bring a wealth of experience and expertise to their roles, enhancing the board’s capabilities in shaping the future of the bunker industry.

Sheen Mao Choong joins the board as the Director of Equatorial Marine Fuel Management Services PTE LTD, a leading vertically integrated physical bunker supplier. Equatorial’s prominence in the industry was underscored in 2022 when it was recognized by the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) as the largest marine fuel supplier by volume in Singapore. Sheen Mao Choong’s leadership will undoubtedly enrich the board’s insights into the dynamics of the bunkering market.

Kasper Soerensen, General Manager at Hafnia Bunkers, assumes a pivotal role overseeing Hafnia’s bunker alliance in the Middle East and Asia. With over 15 years of experience in the shipping and bunkering sector, Kasper brings a depth of knowledge cultivated through various roles, including significant tenures at Bomin in Hamburg and Glencore in London and Singapore. His multifaceted background positions him well to contribute to the strategic direction of the board.

Expressing his enthusiasm for his new role, Kasper Soerensen remarked, “I eagerly anticipate taking on a more active role within the association, working towards its overarching goals, and advocating for the interests of our members and stakeholders within the bunker industry.”

The IBIA serves as the voice of the bunker industry, providing a platform for stakeholders to engage in constructive dialogue and shape the future of fueling worldwide seagoing transportation. As members of the IBIA’s Board of Directors, Sheen Mao Choong and Kasper S. are entrusted with the responsibility of articulating the industry’s aspirations, maintaining professional standards, and fostering collaboration among members. Their appointment underscores the board’s commitment to driving innovation and meeting the evolving needs of stakeholders.

Join us in welcoming Sheen Mao Choong and Kasper S. to the IBIA Asia Regional Board as they embark on this journey to make a meaningful impact on the future of shipping and bunkering.

Source IBIA