Singapore, May 24, 2018
VesselMan a cloud-based dry-docking and ship repair maritime software solutions, today announced the opening of its new office in Singapore.
This physical entry into the Asia-Pacific (APAC) is another step in the company's commitment to delivering excellent support to our existing customers, as well as expanding our customer base globally. The strategic investment in the Singapore office positions VesselMan to offer localized support for its existing client relationships in APAC and introduce its world-class product offerings to new companies.
"VesselMan is committed to growing our presence in the APAC region, where some of our most strategic customers are based," said Glenn Edvardsen, CEO of VesselMan.
Singapore has emerged as the world's top maritime capital of the world. A "Leading Maritime Capitals of the World," as a resilient hub, home to the fourth largest fleet in the world. The city state is a must be place for any company with ambitions in the shipping industry.
VesselMan is a Norwegian company providing maritime software solutions that offer a fast, easy-to-implement and cost-efficient option for improving your vessel’s dry-dockings and ship repair projects for technical management operations.
VesselMan is born in the cloud as a genuine level 4 SaaS application, and was developed in close partnership with leading Norwegian ship-owners. The solution can run on top of all PMS systems and is designed for effective integration with back-end systems. This means that VesselMan is easy to implement on top of your existing systems, at a fraction of the traditional cost and time.
VesselMan is pleased to announce and welcome its newest member Jostein Opsahl, who will join the VesselMan team as a Global Operation & Service Manager.
As part of VesselMan’s growth plans operation and services are key areas moving forward. Managing VesselMan’s global customer portfolio having a feedback channel for service will be important. Providing both the methodology to seek the feedback but also to manage the results and take action on a worldwide basis. Implementing and maintaining the effectiveness of operation and services are among our focus areas having a global operation service manager will be key to achieve this goal. Supporting our current customer base and product development.
Jostein comes to VesselMan with an M.Sc in Marine Technology from NTNU and he worked as Business Consultant at ShipNet. Jostein has got experience in customer service, chartering and operations from maritime industry that will be vital for us moving forward.
This new position @VesselMan will be a great contribution to our rapid growth and global strategy. Within this role, Jostein will support the fast growth of VesselMan by building a global operation with a focus on customer experience and service. Having our current and new clients in focus. He will also aid in developing VesselMan through strategy development and identification of prospective clients.
Stig Linna is the founder of Kaizit and VesselMan.