Board of directors
Eriksen is currently chairman of the board of Aker BP ASA, Cognite AS, Aker Capital AS, Aker Kværner Holding AS, Aker Horizons, C4IR Ocean and REV Ocean Inc. He is also a director in several companies, including Aker Solutions ASA, Aker Energy AS, Aker Carbon Capture AS, Mainstream Renewable Power, The Resource Group TRG AS, TRG Holding AS, the Norwegian Cancer Society (Kreftforeningen), and member of the World Economic Forum C4IR Global Network Advisory Board.
Kielland is currently the non-executive chair of the board of Beyonder and ASCO Norway. She is also a director in a number of companies, including Ulstein Group and PetroNor E&P.
Anne Marie Cannon
Cannon is currently a non-executive director on the board of Aker Energy AS and STV Group plc. She is the senior independent director on the board of Premier Oil 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 AS, Aker Horizons AS and Ocean Yield ASA.
Brandsrud is a non-executive director and board member of PGS ASA and the Lowell Group (Simon Midco Ltd). He also has a part-time executive assignment with Waterise AS.
Prior to joining BP, 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 Group companies and a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.
Solheim has an extensive background from the Norwegian Armed Forces and was one of the founders of Norwegian Petro Services (NPS). He came to Aker BP from Det Norske Veritas (DNV).
Anette Hoel Helgesen
Helgesen holds a Master of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology in Trondheim.
Haugeberg has broad experience from the Royal Norwegian Air Force in Bodø as a technical grenadier and as department manager for Safelift A/S. He started in Amoco Norge as a mechanic on the Valhall field in 1991. He has held several positions in BP Norge since 1998.
Haugeberg has also held a number of different directorships in BP Norge, Industrimaskiner A/S, Global Clean Energy, I/E Media and trippEl A/S.
He 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.
Auchincloss holds a Bachelor of Finance degree from the University of Calgary. He also completed his Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) certification in 1995.
Auchincloss is the Chief Financial Officer of BP p.l.c. He is a member of BP’s Executive Board and serves on the Main Board Audit Committee.
Holstad has a background as an Instrument Technician and has offshore and project experience from the Skarv FPSO.