Senior Management

Senior Management

Lois K. Zabrocky
Lois K. Zabrocky
President and Chief Executive Officer
Lois K. Zabrocky Lois K. Zabrocky is the President and Chief Executive Officer of International Seaways. Before assuming leadership for this company Lois served as Senior Vice President for OSG’S International Flag strategic business unit.

Lois led OSG's International Flag business unit, with responsibility for commercial management and oversight of fleet operations. Previously she was Chief Commercial Officer, with responsibility for OSG's international flag crude, products and gas businesses.

Lois was Head of the International Product Carrier and Gas Strategic Business Units, which included a fleet of LR1 and MR tankers that transport refined petroleum products and chemicals worldwide, and the Company's interest in four LNG carriers. She added commercial responsibilities for LNG in September 2010, was named Senior Vice President in June 2008 and Head of the International Product Carrier Strategic Business Unit in 2005.

As head of the Products business unit, Ms. Zabrocky orchestrated a strategic growth plan that expanded the fleet from 26 vessels to a committed fleet of 50 modern vessels.

Ms. Zabrocky has nearly 20 years of management experience, having also served as Vice President responsible for commercial operations of Aframax International, a pool of 35 Aframax tankers. While in that position, the Aframax Pool expanded in both membership and size while significantly improving its profitability.

Ms. Zabrocky began her maritime career sailing as third mate aboard a U.S. flag chemical tanker. Since joining OSG in 1992, she has been responsible for spot chartering across all sectors.

Ms. Zabrocky holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the United States Merchant Marine Academy and holds a Third Mate's license. She has recently completed the Harvard Business School Strategic Negotiations and Finance for Senior Executives courses.
Jeffrey D. Pribor
Jeffrey D. Pribor
Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Jeffrey D. Pribor Jeff Pribor joined International Seaways in November 2016. Prior to International Seaways, Mr. Pribor was Global Head of Maritime Investment Banking at Jefferies & Company, Inc. Previously, he was Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of General Maritime Corporation, one of the world's leading tanker shipping companies, from September 2004 to February 2013. Prior to General Maritime, from 2002 to 2004, Mr. Pribor was Managing Director and President of DnB NOR Markets, Inc. From 2001 to 2002, Mr. Pribor was Managing Director and Group Head of Transportation Banking at ABN AMRO, Inc. From 1996 to 2001, Mr. Pribor was Managing Director and Sector Head of Transportation and Logistics investment banking for ING Barings.
James D. Small III
James D. Small III
Senior Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer, Secretary and General Counsel
James D. Small III James D. Small III is the Senior Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer, Secretary and General Counsel for International Seaways. Before assuming this role James was Overseas Shipholding Group Secretary and General Counsel.

James joined Overseas Shipholding Group in March 2015, and served as the company’s Secretary and General Counsel. He has more than 18 years of experience advising on transactional and governance matters.

Prior to OSG, Mr. Small was most recently a counsel at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP. His practice focused on corporate and financial transactions, U.S. securities law matters in U.S. and international capital markets transactions, mergers and acquisitions, and general corporate transactions. Mr. Small has been recognized by The Legal 500 U.S. for his capital markets practice.

Mr. Small also advised companies on corporate governance matters, and co-authored numerous articles on disclosure practices, securities law and corporate governance. He joined Cleary Gottlieb in 1996, became counsel in 2008, and worked in the firm’s New York, London and Hong Kong offices. Prior to the commencement of his legal career, Mr. Small worked from 1990 to 1993 as an analyst at the Central Intelligence Agency.

Mr. Small received a J.D. (with distinction) from Stanford Law School in 1996, where he was the Senior Editor (Ombudsperson) of the Stanford Law Review and a member of the Stanford Journal of International Law. Mr. Small graduated with a B.A. in Astrophysics and Political Science from Williams College in 1990. He is a member of the Bar in New York.
Adewale Oshodi
Adewale Oshodi
Vice President and Controller
Adewale Oshodi Adewale Oshodi is the Vice President and Controller for International Seaways. Prior to assuming this role Adewale was the Controller for Overseas Shipholding Group.

Adewale joined OSG as Director, Corporate Reporting in September 2010 and was promoted to Vice President and Controller in July 2014. Mr. Oshodi began his career in the New York commercial audit practice of Deloitte & Touche, LLP in 2000. As an Audit Manager between 2005 and 2008 and as an Audit Senior Manager between 2008 and 2010, Mr. Oshodi worked primarily on audits of companies in the maritime industry. He holds a B.S. in Accounting from St. Francis College and has over 14 years of combined experience in public accounting and management.
Derek Solon
Derek Solon
Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer
Derek Solon Derek Solon was Vice President, Commercial of OSG since 2014. He joined OSG in 2012 as Vice President for Sale & Purchase for the international flag fleet. Prior to joining OSG, Derek was a Marine Project Broker at Poten & Partners in New York. Before joining the commercial shipping industry, Derek served as an officer in the United States Navy from 1998-2003.

Derek earned a Bachelor of Science with Distinction in economics and his commission from the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland.
William Nugent
William Nugent
Vice President and Head of Ship Operations
William Nugent William Nugent has served as Vice President and Head of Ship operations since 2014. Prior to this, he was responsible for the Technical Services Group, the predecessor company’s global engineering team. He joined OSG in 2006 as Assistant Vice President for New Construction, was promoted to head of department in 2008 and oversaw the construction of ships, tugs and barges in China, Korea, and the United States. In all, Mr. Nugent has overseen construction of more than 50 vessels. Earlier in his career, Mr. Nugent was Director of Basic Design and Project Manager for Alion Science and Technology and John J. McMullen Associates, Inc., respectively. Bill earned a Bachelor of Science in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering from Webb Institute.