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Jan Anderson

Business Development Director at DNV GL


Mr. Andersen has over 25 years of experience in the maritime industry with a focus on propulsion systems and machinery.  After graduation from engineering college in Norway, he completed a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Washington in Seattle, Washington in 1991.  He joined TransMarine Propulsion Systems, Inc., a marine engineering and service company in Seattle. In 2005, he joined DNV in Norway in the Machinery Section of Maritime Technical Advisory.  The advisory group in DNV GL provides consultancy and non-class support services to ship owners, ship yards, manufacturers, designers and others stakeholders.  In 2010 he moved to DNV Maritime in Houston, Texas and is currently a Business Development Director for Region Americas in Houston.  In this role, he is focusing on fleet performance management, energy efficiency, environmental compliance, and engineering advisory services to maritime customers.    He also has responsibility for Advisory Services for LNG fueled ships and has been engaged with several projects and studies regarding LNG as marine fuel. He is a Licensed Professional Engineer and a member of the SNAME M-16 Panel on Propulsion Shafting.