Mr. Suryan Wirya-Simunovic
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Ltd
Suryan Wirya-Simunovic is an Executive Officer of Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) since April 2023, and holds a position of Director of MOL (Europe Africa) Ltd. In MOL, he is Regional Head of Marketing in charge of Europe and Africa (Energy Related Business). He is also taking a role of Regional Head of Marketing in charge of The Americas Area (Energy Related Business) and Vice President of MOL(Americas) Holdings, Inc. (in charge of Energy Business).
Suryan has been working in the energy and maritime industry for over 30 years and is currently the Executive Director at MOL Europe Africa based in London where he focuses on developing and running the energy group focusing on maritime cargo transport of gases and liquids as well as offshore and decarbonisation opportunities in Europe, the Americas and Africa.
Before rejoining MOL in 2021 he spent 4 years working at Golar LNG as Executive VP focusing on business development in LNG to Power project across the world. Prior to this he headed up MOLs LNG chartering and FSRU business developing activities first in London and then as General Manager in Singapore.
In his career he has also worked for BP, Enron Europe, the Ultramar & Ultragas Group of companies as well ExxonMobil in a variety of roles including LNG chartering, ship financing, operations, business development, gas trading, origination, tanker shipping and chemicals marketing.
He graduated with an MBA from the London Business School where he focused on strategy, finance and entrepreneurship and holds a BSc degree in Chemical Engineering from the Colorado School of Mines.