Nicolas Busch has served as one of our directors since the consummation of the 2015 merger on May 7, 2015, and is expected to serve as a consultant to our Board of Directors and serves as a voting member of our Strategic Management Committee. Mr. Busch began his career at Glencore in 2000, where he headed the freight derivatives desk. In 2003, he left Glencore and co-founded FR8, a tanker freight trading company. Following the sale of his majority stake in FR8 in 2007, Mr. Busch co-founded Navig8 Group, where he is currently a director. Mr. Busch was a director of Navig8 prior to the consummation of the 2015 merger on May 7, 2015 and is currently a director of Navig8 Chemical Tankers, Inc. and Navig8 Product Tankers, Inc. As a result of these and other professional experiences, Mr. Busch possesses knowledge and experience regarding our history and operations, the shipping and international oil industry, that strengthen the Board's collective qualifications, skills and experience.