Norway´s Höegh LNG is making critical changes in the board of directors as it is replacing two of its directors Leif O. Høegh and Martine Vice Holter.

Leif O. Høegh will continue as an alternate director to the board.

In a shareholder meeting held on 9 June the company appointed Eric den Besten and Carlo Ravizza as new directors of the board.

Eric den Besten is the incoming CEO of Hoegh Capital Partners. He was previously Chief Investment Officer of SHL Capital, a single family office with controlling interests in Aston Martin Lagonda and the Aston Martin F1 team.

Prior to SHL, Mr. Eric was a Managing Director of Cambridge Associates and an Associate Portfolio Manager at Merrill Lynch Investment Managers. He has a BA from Yale University and an MBA from Dartmouth College (Tuck).

The other board director Carlo Ravizza is an Investment Director at HCP and Board Member on various HCP’s portfolio companies with over 15 years experience in the principal investments and real assets space.

Prior to HCP, Carlo advised large corporates on strategy, corporate finance, M&A and restructuring projects while at McKinsey, Bain, JPMorgan, AlixPartners and Alvarez&Marsal. Carlo holds a summa cum laude degree in finance and accounting from University of Torino and an MBA from London Business School.

“We welcome our two new directors and thank Martine Vice Holter for her service to the company” said Morten W. Høegh, Chairman of Höegh LNG.