Andreas Sohmen-Pao, Chairman, born 1971, is Chairman of BW Group, BW Maritime and BW LPG.
Mr. Sohmen-Pao is a Board member of Singapore Maritime Foundation and a non-executive director of The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Ltd, The Esplanade Co. Ltd and National Parks Board (Singapore). Mr Sohmen-Pao is also a member of the Singapore Sports Council and the Singapore Symphony Orchestra Council. Mr Sohmen-Pao previously worked at Goldman Sachs in London and served as a director of The London P&I Club and the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore amongst others.
Mr. Sohmen-Pao was educated at Oxford University in England, from which he graduated in 1993 with an honours degree in Oriental Studies. Mr. Sohmen-Pao also holds an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Mr. Sohmen-Pao lives in Singapore.