About Petoro

Petoro is a state-owned limited company which manages the SDFI in the Norwegian oil and gas sector. These holdings comprise a third of Norway’s oil and gas reserves and associated facilities. Petoro’s formal role as the licensee acting on behalf of the state is described in this two-minute film. Animation on Petoro

Board of directors

Kjetil Alsvik
Photo: Kjetil Alsvik

Per A Schøyen

- Director
Years of election/re-election: 
2007/2017

Occupation: 
Consultant.

Education: 
Law degree, various management programmes.

Career: 
Partner, Kluge, 2005-14. With Esso/ExxonMobil 1977-2004, head of corporate affairs from 1989, other positions in Norway and abroad. Also judge and assistant police attorney as well as scientific assistant, University of Oslo.