Øyvind Eriksen

President and Chief Executive Officer, Aker

Joined Aker ASA as CEO in January 2009. Holds a law degree from the University of Oslo. Joined the Norwegian law firm BA-HR in 1990; became a partner in 1996 and Director and Chairman in 2003. As a corporate attorney, among other things worked with strategic and operational development, M&A and negotiations. Has held several board positions in different industries, including shipping, finance, asset management, offshore drilling, fisheries, media, trade and industry. Currently chairman of the board in Aker BP ASA, Cognite AS, Aker Capital AS, Aker Holding AS, Aker Horizons ASA, Aker Property Group AS, C4IR Ocean, the VI Foundation, and REV Ocean AS. Director of several companies, including Aker Solutions ASA, Aker BioMarine ASA, Aker Energy AS, Aker Carbon Capture ASA, Aker Clean Hydrogen AS, Aker Mainstream Renewables AS, The Resource Group TRG AS, TRG Holding AS, The Norwegian Cancer Society (Kreftforeningen), and a member of World Economic Forum C4IR Global Network Advisory Board.

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