Senior Management

Thomas H. Hodgson

Senior Vice President, Planning and Corporate Services

Tom joined Ardmore Shipping Corporation in August 2016 with 10 years of experience in the commercial maritime industry following his career in the US Navy.  He was Senior Financial Advisor, Corporate Finance at Maersk Broker, evaluating industry and asset fundamentals, along with corporate strategies to identify and present attractive vessel investment opportunities to debt and equity interests primarily based in the United States.  Prior to Maersk Broker he was a member of the Projects team at tanker brokerage firm MJLF from 2006 through 2010.

Tom served 22 years as a submarine officer in the US Navy, including sea tours for almost 11 years on 4 nuclear-powered submarines.  Shore assignments included strategy development and evaluation at the US Naval War College; submarine combat system design, development and procurement; and assignments at both the US Naval Academy and the US Merchant Marine Academy involving practical leadership and ethics instruction  He graduated with distinction from the US Naval Academy with a BS degree in Marine Engineering and holds a MS degree in National Security Affairs from the US Naval Postgraduate School and an MBA from the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.