Norwegian Petroleum Development Names New Management Members

Three new directors have joined Bente Nyland in the NPD's management. At the same time five directors have rotated out of management.

The NPD has a stratum-based organization consisting of the Director General and eight additional directors. The Director General position is a fixed-term position of six years, as are other senior management positions in directorates. The other director positions in the NPD are rotated and directors are appointed for four to six-year-periods.

NPD management now consists of:

Bente Nyland, Director General

Kjell Agnar Dragvik, Assistant Director General in charge of strategy, communication and projects

Kalmar Ildstad, early phase and development

Sissel Eriksen, exploration

Inger Lise Stromme (new), work processes and internal development

Johannes Kjode (new), production and operation

Jan Bygdevoll (new), prognoses, analyses and data

In addition, the NPD has advertised positions as HR Director and Director of Environment and Energy

All of the new directors come from the NPD. Tormod Slatsveen, Gunnar Ostebo, Kirsti Veggeland, Oystein Dretvik and Eva Halland have rotated out of NPD management and now work on other tasks in the organization.

Company: Norwegian Petroleum Directorate more info
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