SDFI and Petoro annual report 2019
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Management of Petoro

Management of Petoro. Photo: Elisabeth Tønnessen
Behind from left: Heidi Iren Nes, Ole Njærheim, Jonny Mæland and Kjell Morisbak Lund. In front from left: Olav Boye Siversten, Grethe Kristin Moen and Hilde Fey Lunde. (Photo: Elisabeth Tønnessen)

Grethe Kristin Moen

President and CEO

Education: MSc chemical engineering, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)
Career: Extensive experience from Norwegian and international oil and gas activities. Has held a number of management posts in the production, technology and commercial areas in Statoil and Shell. Her most recent post at the latter was head of the E&P business in Norway and of HSE in Europe.

Kjell Morisbak Lund

Vice president licence follow-up and technology

Education: MSc marine technology, NTNU.
Career: Broad experience from work in upstream and downstream oil and gas activities. This includes positions as a researcher on marine structures in SINTEF, multiple project, staff and management positions in Statoil - most recently as HSE director for midstream and downstream activities.

Hilde Fey Lunde

Vice president licence follow-up and commercial

Education: Civil engineer Petroleum technology from NTNU, Diploma from Institute Français du Petrole (IFP), Paris
Career: Broad experience from the Norwegian and international oil and gas business.  Came to Petoro in 2016 with experience from executive positions in DEA/E.ON/E.ON Ruhrgas both in Norway and the UK, most recently as Manager Development and Production. Held a number of positions over 10 years internationally in both upstream and downstream for ConocoPhillips.

Ole Njærheim

Vice president marketing and sales

Education: MBA from the University of Agder, MSc University of Surrey and Certified European Financial Analyst, Norwegian School of Economics (NHH)
Career: Broad experience from financial and commercial consultancy as Managing Director for ECON Consulting Group. Njærheim has also been investment director for IKM Invest AS and Spring Capital AS. He has previously worked for e.g. Lyse Energi and Standard and Poor’s/DRI.

Jonny Mæland


Education: MBA from the University of Agder and specialisation in business analytics from the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) in Bergen
Career: Extensive experience from various positions, both domestically and internationally, in ConocoPhillips since 1998, with the exception of two years as Finance Manager in Norwegian Energy Company ASA. Comes from the position of Director Financial Reporting and Analysis in ConocoPhillips Norge.

Olav Boye Sivertsen

Vice president legal affairs

Education: Law degree from the University of Oslo. 
Career: Has previously held posts as legal affairs officer at ExxonMobil, head of the legal affairs department for Mobil Norway, and posts at the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy, the Ministry of Labour and Local Government and the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate. Also has international experience from Mobil’s US business.

Heidi Iren Nes

Vice president organisation and strategy

Education: MSc in business economics, Norwegian School of Economics, Bergen.
Career: Started in Petoro’s finance department in 2008 after a few years in Subsea 7 Norway. Then transitioned into a new role in Petoro’s marketing department from 2013 to 2019. Was also an employee representative on the Petoro board from 2016 to 2018.

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