- Gunnar Helmen
Sales Manager Marine
Gunnar Helmen currently holds the position as Sales Manager Marine at the Finnish energy company Gasum. Gasum is the Nordic forerunner in sustainable energy solutions. Mr. Helmen has been working within Skangas and the LNG business since 2008. 11 years of business development through project and contract development, sales and marketing, all in order to establish a new supply chain and a new market. It’s a huge satisfaction to see the development basically from scratch now materializing through LNG usage in a variety of onshore industries and also finally in the marine market. Former Skangas is now the LNG arm in Gasum. Gasum are now focused on developing new ways of supplying LNG as bunkers to the shipping industry. The aim is to make LNG an attractive alternative for future oriented ship owners. Lately Gunnar has been committed to several start-up projects focusing LNG for bunkering across the north European countries. He is responsible for contracted marine customers and new marine opportunities. Prior to joining Gasum/Skangas, Mr. Helmen was Sales Manager within wholesales of piping and valve business. He has also worked 10 years as a consulting engineer in civil engineering.