Board of Directors

Ståle Rodahl

Chairman of the board

Ståle Rodahl has served 30 years in the financial industry, amongst others as a hedge fund manager and in various executive positions in the Investment Banking industry in New York, London and Oslo and in companies such as Alfred Berg, ABN Amro and ABG Sundal Collier. He has also served on the Board of Directors in companies in other industries. Mr Rodahl holds a MSc with a major in Finance from the Norwegian Business School, BI with additional programs from London School of Economics (LSE) and NASD, New York.

Øivind Dahl-Stamnes


Øivind Dahl-Stamnes has worked 36 years in the petroleum industry in Norway and internationally. He has held executive/management positions in Equinor and Esso/Exxon for more than 15 years within exploration and production operations. Recent assignments in Equinor include Vice President positions for the Troll field, the North Area Initiative and Partner Operated Licenses. He has also served as chairman and member of numerous Production License Management Committees for Equinor and Esso. Mr Dahl-Stamnes holds a Masters degree in geology from NTNU in Trondheim.

Hans Christian Anderson


Mr.Anderson works as a portfolio manager for one of the company’s largest shareholders, Anderson Invest AS. He founded his first company when he was 18 years old and has a broad, international background as an investor in multiple industries. Mr. Anderson also serves on the board of directors of other companies.

Odd Sondre Svalastog Helsing


Mr. Helsing currently holds the position as investment manager at MH Capital AS, the Company’s largest shareholder. Mr Helsing has worked more than 11 years in finance and prior to joining MH Capital AS held the position as Co-Head of Equity and Sales at Clarksons Platou Securities. Mr. Helsing holds a Bachelor in Economics and Business Administration from Norwegian School of Economics (NHH). He is a Norwegian citizen and resides in Norway.

Sverre Strandenes


Sverre Strandenes has worked more than 35 years in the oil and gas business and has extensive experience from the seismic industry. He obtained an MSc degree in geophysics from the University in Bergen in 1981. Following that, he held various positions in Norsk Hydro E&P division within the Research Center and the Exploration Department. In 1995 he joined PGS where he had several senior/executive management positions, most recently as Executive Vice President Sales & Services.