Jan-Erik Wahl, Naval Architect, has been responsible for the technical and operational matters of assets managed by Northern Shipping Fund Management since 2008. From 1996 to 2013, Mr. Wahl was employed by Northern Navigation, where he served as Technical Director. Concurrently, between 1999 and 2008, Mr. Wahl served as Technical Director for the NFC Investment Manager. From 1984 to 1996, Mr. Wahl was a founding partner of Wahl Heirung & Partners, a global consultancy operation specializing in naval architecture and marine engineering. From 1962 to 1984 Mr. Wahl was employed by the Oivind Lorentzen Group as a naval architect and later as Technical and Operations Director for the company’s fleet of passenger ships, multi-purpose vessels, car carriers and gas carriers. Mr. Wahl graduated from the University of Sunderland in 1960 as a naval architect and marine engineer.