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Our client is an innovative Norwegian company within the maritime sector with operations in Asia.  They are in a very interesting stage at the moment and need a business minded person to lead their operations including business development in Asia.


Role Overview

As Vice President for the Asia-Pacific region, you will be heading our efforts to unlock the vast market potential within this dynamic area. Your role will be as a crucial member of our Executive Leadership Team and involves direct commercial responsibilities over key markets including South Korea and broader Asia-Pacific regions. Reporting directly to the company’s CEO, you will drive not just business growth, but a cultural shift towards enhanced professionalization and operational excellence.

Key Responsibilities

  • Implement advanced sales funnel management and business development strategies to optimize revenue growth across diverse markets.
  • Spearhead market segmentation, targeting, and prioritization to effectively focus our efforts and resources.
  • Develop and execute new market expansion strategies, commercialization and enhancing our footprint in growth and core markets.
  • Transform sales management processes aligning them with our ambitious market and product strategies, especially focusing on key countries like China, Korea, Japan, and Vietnam.
  • Foster a culture of commercial excellence, setting high standards for customer service and organizational motivation.


  • Proven ability to manage and influence stakeholders both internally and externally.
  • Extensive experience in managing international commercial operations with a clear vision.
  • Strong analytical skills to manage strategic commercial plans and operational budgets effectively.
  • Educational background in maritime engineering disciplines, naval architects, shipbuilding or similar preferable combined with a business degree
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience from the maritime business or related industries
  • Fluently speaking and writing English
  • Fluently speaking Korean

Who You Are

  • A hands-on executive who combines humility with a drive for excellence.
  • Sensitivity to various regional norms, capable of driving operations across diverse cultural landscapes.
  • A strategic leader
  • A strong motivator
  • Demonstrated integrity and high ethical standards, with a commitment to fostering a winning company culture.

Our Promise

In our organization you’ll lead a team that’s pushing the boundaries of what’s possible in the global maritime sector.

We offer the chance to be part of a future where sustainability and innovation drive profitability and market success. Your leadership will not only influence our development in Asia-Pacific but also contribute to shape our global strategy towards a more integrated and responsive business model.

If you want to know more about this unique opportunity, contact us through this form with an updated CV and we will get back to you.  All enquiries are handled will full confidentiality.