Management and Board

We believe that a company owned by its employees ensures a special form of ownership, motivation and energy. In 4Subsea, the founders and the employees are all shareholders, and we encourage new employees to participate.


The 4Subsea Board of Directors includes both representatives from the founders, Viking Venture and the employees, as well as external members with substantial experience from the oil and gas industry and business development. The Board plays an active role in the company’s operation and strategy development.

 

Management Team

 

Peter Jenkins

CEO
Phone: +47 992 75 435
E-mail: peter.jenkins@4subsea.com

 

Øystein Kanestrøm

EVP, Flexible Pipes
Phone: +47 996 36 288
E-mail: oystein.kanestrom@4subsea.com

 

Ignacio Marré

EVP, Well Intervention and Drilling
Phone: +47 990 10 894
E-mail: ignacio.marre@4subsea.com

 

Berit Lid Scharff

VP, Marketing and Communications
Phone: +47 971 39 487
E-mail: bls@4subsea.com

 

Øyvind Tveit

EVP, Engineering Software Solutions
Phone: +47 907 33 048
E-mail: oyvind.tveit@4subsea.com

 

Bente G. Solbakken

EVP, HR and HSEQ
Phone: +47 913 95 354
E-mail: bente.solbakken@4subsea.com

 

Håkon Thaulow

CFO
Phone: +47 413 27 203
E-mail: hakon.thaulow@4subsea.com

 

 

Board of Directors

 

Joar Welde – Chairman

Partner, Viking Venture

  • Investment Manager in Viking Venture i 2004, Partner since 2006
  • B.Sc. BI, Norway and MBA University of Warwick, UK
  • Broad experience from corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions and business development

 

Erik Hagen

Managing Partner, Viking Venture

  • Founder of Viking Venture in 2001
  • M.Sc. Computer Science, NTNU, Norway and MBA INSEAD, France
  • Management experience from McKinsey & Company, NetCOM GSM ASA, Schibsted Nett, Scandinavia Online and Arthur Andersen
  • Broad experience from ICT and the Oil and Gas industry

 

Lars J. Larsen
  • Main experience from corporate finance advisory activities within a broad range of industries.
  • Extensive experience as investor and board member, primarily in growth and turnaround companies

 

David M. Hine

CEO, Enhanced Drilling

Torbjørn Amundsen – Co-founder

Senior VP Products and Business Development, 4Subsea

  • M.Sc. Marine Structures, NTNU 1999
  • Broad experience from the Oil and Gas industry

 

Knut Sandven

Founder/CEO GasSecure AS

  • M.Sc. NTNU 1999 and Naval Architecture MIT 1999
  • Broad experience from research and business development positions

 

Harald Holden – Employee representative

Advisor/Lead Engineer, Well intervention and Drilling

  • M.Sc. Mechanical Engineering, NTH/NTNU 1995
  • Broad experience from the Oil and Gas industry

 

Andreas Gjendal – Employee representative

Principal Engineer, Flexible Pipe Technology

  • M.Sc. Mechanical Engineering Design and Applied Mechanics, DTU 2002
  • Broad experience from the Oil and Gas industry

 

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