Mr. Haakon Dalan
Mobile no: +47 9700 9282
Direct line: +47 6710 5519
Haakon is Vice President Sales in BASS, overseeing the sales activities for Netherlands, Belgium, France, Luxemborg, Monaco, Denmark and other areas as need be. He holds a Master of Science in Naval Architecture & Marine Engineering from the Norwegian Institute of Technology (NTNU), 1990, as well as an Executive MBA from the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH), 2014. Haakon started his career with the Norwegian shipping group Wilh.Wilhelmsen in 1991 and held various positions in the area of ship management, business development and marketing, safety and quality management, as well as software development and consulting. Among other, Haakon was responsible for the development of Barber Ship Management’s Safety and Quality Management System in the period 1991-1995. During this period, Barber Ship Management achieved certification of compliance with the ISM code, the ISMA code and ISO 9002 for four ship management offices and a fleet of 180 ships. From 1993 to -96, Haakon was appointed to the Code of Ship Management Standards Committee of the International Ship Managers Association (ISMA, now InterManager).
Haakon has been working overseas for Wilh.Wilhelmsen in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (1996 to July 2002) in business development and projects, and took up position with BASS in 2000. Since then, he has been instrumental in building the company, its services and the BASSnetTM product suite. He is now responsible for driving sales growth in the respective regions.