Board of directors
Eriksen is 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. He is also a 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 and the Norwegian Cancer Society (Kreftforeningen). He is also a member of the World Economic Forum C4IR Global Network Advisory Boar.
Anne Marie Cannon
She has served as the Deputy Chair of the board since 2013, and is a member of the Audit and Risk Committee and Organisational Development and Compensation Committee at Aker BP. Since 2019, she has been a Senior Advisor in the Strategic Advisory business at PJT Partners and from 2000, was a Senior Advisor at Morgan Stanley focusing on international upstream M&A. Prior to this, Cannon was an executive director on the boards of Hardy Oil & Gas and British Borneo, and earlier in her career was a director in investment banking at J Henry Schroder Wagg and held senior financial roles at Shell UK. Cannon holds a Bachelor of Science (Honours) Degree from Glasgow University and is a Fellow of the Energy Institute.
Cannon is a non-executive director on the board of Aker Energy AS, STV Group plc and Harbour Energy plc.
Kjell Inge Røkke
Røkke is Aker ASA’s primary owner and Chairman. He is currently a director in several companies, including Aker Solutions ASA, Aker BioMarine ASA and Aker Horizons ASA.
Brandsrud is a non-executive director and board member of PGS ASA, the Lowell Group (Simon Midco Ltd) and Lowell Finans AS. He also has a part time executive assignment with Waterise AS.
In her current role she is responsible for commercial financial support, planning and performance for Production and Operations. Prior to joining BP p.l.c., Thomson qualified as a chartered accountant with Deloitte. She moved into international tax with Charter plc, where she became Head of Tax in 1998, before joining Ernst & Young in 2001 in M&A tax.
Thomson is also a director of several BP p.l.c. Group companies and a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.
Charles Ashley Heppenstall
He has a bachelor (honors) from Duham University.
Heppenstall is a board member in Lundin Mining, Lundin Gold, International Petroleum Corporation, and Orron Energy AB.
Auchincloss is the Chief Financial Officer of BP p.l.c. He is a member of BP p.l.c.’s Executive Board and serves on the Main Board Audit Committee
Ani Isabel Chiang
Chiang also has experience from the supplier industry within project management for both commissioning and decommissioning deliveries.
Chiang has an education as a process technician and a degree in gas and energy technology from the University of Southeast Norway.
Chiang has been the company’s main trustee since 2019.
Eight years ago, Marit was elected deputy leader in Tekna’s corporate group and she has held this position ever since. Marit is deputy chairperson of Aker FAU’s (Functional Work Committee at Aker) board and she has several positions related to the role of union representative.
Marit has a degree in geophysics/civil engineering from NTNU. She has over 25 years of experience within the oil industry both for oil companies and software companies.
Haugeberg has held a number of different directorships in BP p.l.c. Norge, Industrimaskiner A/S, Global Clean Energy, I/E Media and trippEl A/S.
Haugeberg was trained as an electro mechanical repair tech at the Royal Norwegian Air Force technical school at Kjevik and has a company-approved bachelor in mechanics.
He has an extensive Projects background from both Contractor and Operator roles in both Norway and internationally, starting his career in Deloitte as a management consultant before moving to GE Oil&Gas / BakerHughes GE and then Aker BP.
Husvæg has a Masters of Science (Siv.Ing.) in Industrial Economics from NTNU and more than 15 years of industry experience.
Tore has over 30 years of experience as an electrician with both high-voltage and low-voltage papers. He has worked many years as an electrician / automator on drilling rigs and on ships.