Committee Members

The Nomination Committee currently has three members:

Harald Norvik  (Chairperson)

Harald Norvik (elected 2017) has held various executive positions in the oil and gas industry, including CEO and president of Statoil ASA between 1988 and 1999. Since his retirement from Statoil, he has served as a board member in several large industrial companies, including PGS and still serves as a director of ConocoPhillips Inc., Umoe AS, Imatis AS, EnergyNest AS and Arundo Analytics AS. He is the chairperson of the nomination committee of Veidekke ASA. In addition, Mr. Norvik runs his own advisory consulting company.

C. Maury Devine

C. Maury Devine (elected 2005) served as president and managing director of ExxonMobil Corporation's Norwegian affiliate, ExxonMobil Norway, Inc., and has held other senior positions with the company internationally. Ms. Devine has also held various positions in United States government, including positions at the White House and the U.S. Department of Justice. Ms. Devine has experience as a board member from several companies and institutions both in Norway and the US.

Terje Valebjørg 

Mr. Valebjørg (elected 2016) is an independent consultant with a long career in the international oil industry. He spent 37 years with ExxonMobil, in various managerial staff positions, and across several business units worldwide. From 2004 until his retirement in 2014, he was group CFO for operations in the Nordic countries and also served as chairperson of the boards of ExxonMobil's various Nordic corporate entities. Terje Valebjørg holds an MBA from St. Gallen Business School, Switzerland.  

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