Chair of the Board
Helene Odfjell (born 1965) has a Master of Business Administration from the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH), a Master of Business Administration from London Business School and is a Chartered Financial Analyst. Ms. Odfjell has many years of experience in business and management. She has been Chair of Odfjell Technology since January 2022.
Susanne Munch Thore
Susanne Munch Thore (born 1960) is a partner with the Norwegian law firm Arntzen de Besche. She has a law degree (cand. jur.) from University of Oslo. In addition, she holds a Diploma of International Affairs from John Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, Bologna and a Master of Laws (L.L.M.) from Georgetown University, Washington D.C. Ms. Munch Thore was until May 2018 a partner in Wikborg Rein’s Oslo office and part of the firm’s Corporate Finance and Tax group. Ms. Munch Thore has also been Legal Officer at the Oslo Stock Exchange. Ms. Munch Thore has assisted both foreign and Norwegian entities in connection with mergers and acquisitions (M&A), capital market transactions including stock exchange listings, as well as transactions pertaining to company law and securities law. She also has extensive experience from various boards and is currently inter alia chair of Oslo Areal, a Norwegian real estate company. Ms. Munch Thore owns 500 shares in the Company.
Alasdair Shiach (born 1956) has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Studies from Robert Gordon’s University (formerly RGIT) in Aberdeen, Scotland. Mr Shiach has 38 years of international experience in the Oilfield Service sector having worked for Dresser Industries and then Baker Hughes Inc. Prior to his retirement in May 2016, Mr Shiach held senior executive leadership positions at Baker Hughes, including President of the Drilling Fluids product line, President of the Russia Caspian region as well as assignments in USA, UAE, Saudi Arabia and Norway. Mr Shiach is also on the Board of Welltec International.
Victor Vadaneaux (born 1964) is a Senior Advisor in private equity and works independently with various private equity firms to assess investment opportunities and build significant value in their portfolio companies. Mr. Vadaneaux has extensive experience in leading management teams in manufacturing and distribution businesses, and has held a variety of management positions in various companies. Mr. Vadaneaux holds a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School, a Master of Science from Telecom Paris and an engineering degree from École Polytechnique.