Mr. von Appen joined the Board of Navigator on August 4, 2021, as designee of Naviera Ultranav Limitada (“Ultranav”) following the merger of the fleet and business activities of Ultragas ApS with that of Navigator. He was appointed as Non-Executive Chairman of Navigator in September 23, 2021, following the retirement of Mr. David Butters. Mr. von Appen is Chairman of the Board of Ultranav and Board Member of Ultramar Ltda. as well as other Chilean and international businesses. He holds a degree in Economics from the Universidad de Chile in Santiago and also completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School of Boston. Mr. Dag von Appen is a Chilean and German citizen and resides in Santiago, Chile.