Sveinung Støhle serves as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Höegh LNG through his employment with Höegh LNG AS since 2005. He also holds the position as Chairman of Höegh LNG Partners LP, an MLP company listed on the NYSE in New York. He is also a member of the Board of Directors for Avenir LNG Ltd. Sveinung Støhle has more than 25 years of experience from the LNG industry with both shipping and oil & gas companies. Prior to his employment with Höegh LNG he held positions as President of Total LNG USA, Inc., Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Golar LNG Ltd., General Manager Commercial of Nigeria LNG Ltd. and various positions with Elf Aquitaine. Sveinung Støhle has a Master of Business Administration from the University of San Francisco and a Bachelor of Science in Finance from California State University. He is a Norwegian citizen and resides in Norway.