Oceanteam has appointed Leidus Bosman as its new chief executive officer with effect from October 15, 2018.
Bosman will replace Diederik Legger, former board member of Oceanteam and acting as interim CEO since May 16, 2018. Legger will remain connected to the company in the role of advisor to the board of directors.
Bosman has international experience in the offshore industry, among others, as part of the management of the Seafox Group and an academic background in economics.
Keesjan Cordia, chairman of the board of Oceanteam, said: “In new and exciting times in our market, the time is right for a new leadership to successfully implement our growth strategy and take advantage of the upcoming opportunities. Mr. Bosman is an industry leader with a proven track record of execution. We are fortunate to have someone of Leidus’ calibre and experience to step up to lead Oceanteam.”
“In a difficult time for the company, Mr. Legger has been instrumental in moving Oceanteam in a positive direction and the board praises him for those efforts and dedication,” Cordia added.
In addition, Jos van Dijk, CFO, will leave Oceanteam with immediate effect. His tasks will be assumed by Hendrik Hazenoot, on an interim basis.