DNV GL Maritime
Mr. Stian Sollied is the Country Manager for DNV GL Maritime in Japan. Based in Kobe, he is responsible for overseeing, strengthening and growing DNV GL's maritime business in Japan Stian started his carrier in DNV GL (then DNV) back in 2001, as a structural approval engineer. He was based in Shanghai, China from 2007-2014, overseeing the Safety and Systems section in DNV GL Approval Centre. He has also represented the DNV GL in the Bulk Carrier committee at the International Association of Classification Societies (IACS).
From 2014-2017, he was based in DNV GL head office as a Business Development Manager with special focus on future regulatory development and its impact on the maritime industry. Stian has an M.Sc in Naval Architecture from Norwegian University of Science and Technology.