Senior Vice President
Mr. Billung joined Star Bulk in 2018 as Senior Vice President and holds also the position of General Manager in Star Bulk Norway AS. Prior to joining Star Bulk , he was CEO of Songa Bulk ASA since 2016, and between 2005 and 2016 he was the CEO of Golden Ocean. From 1998 to 2005 he held the position of Managing Director of Maritime Services, responsible for the commercial management of the Torvald Klaveness Group's dry bulk pools, Bulkhandling and Baumarine. Between 1994 and 1998 he was Managing Director of the dry bulk operating company Frapaco Shipping Ltd. and from 1989 until 1994 he held various positions within chartering in the Torvald Klaveness Group. Mr. Billung was with the Royal Norwegian Navy from 1978 to 1989. He is a Norwegian citizen and resides in Oslo, Norway.