John Hartigan has served as Senior Investment Manager of Northern Shipping Fund Management since 2008. From 2003 to 2008, Mr. Hartigan worked at Bank of Ireland and was involved in the establishment of its Maritime Finance Department. During his tenure, Mr. Hartigan held several positions, including Senior Relationship Manager and Associate Director within the Corporate Banking Credit Department. From 1999 to 2003, Mr. Hartigan served as Vice President/Relationship Manager for DVB where he was responsible for business development in the Americas. From 1994 to 1998, Mr. Hartigan worked for KPMG Peat Marwick in New York, where he was responsible for performing audit engagements for a mix of both public and private clients. Mr. Hartigan graduated from the Limerick Institute of Technology in 1989 with a diploma in Marketing and became qualified as a Certified Chartered Accountant in 1994.