Jonathan Cook

Chief Executive Officer

Previously Chief Marketing Officer for Cardiff LNG, where he managed the LNG commercial activities. Mr. Cook was founding partner of Excelerate Energy from 2003 onwards, Mr. Cook was part of the leadership team that pioneered new frontiers in LNG shipping and transportation, by developing and marketing floating storage and regasification technologies to address the logistical challenges of importing and exporting LNG worldwide. Mr. Cook has 30 years in the maritime and energy sectors with the last 16 years in the LNG sector.

Øystein Kalleklev

Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Kalleklev joined FLEX LNG in October 2017, after serving as CFO of Knutsen NYK Offshore Tankers since 2013 and Chairman of the General Partner of the MLP KNOT Offshore Partners from 2015-2017. Previous roles include CFO of industrial investment company Umoe Group, Managing Director of Umoe Invest, Partner of investment bank Clarksons Platou and Business Consultant at Accenture. Mr. Kalleklev holds a MSc in Business and Administration from Norwegian School of Economics and a Bachelor in Business and Finance from Heriot-Watt University.

Thomas Thorkildsen

SVP Business Development

Previously Mr. Thorkildsen was the former head of business development at Höegh LNG. Furthermore, he was responsible for various commercial roles such as commercial management, chartering etc. Mr. Thorkildsen has 20 years experience in the maritime industry with the last 14 years in LNG business development. Prior to joining Höegh LNG he was employed by the Norwegian Ro-Ro specialist Wilh. Wilhelmsen Group. Mr. Thorkildsen holds an MSc from Cass Business School, London.