Chief Executive Officer, North Atlantic Management AS
Alf Ragnar Lovdal was appointed Chief Executive Officer, North Atlantic Management AS in January 2013.
Mr Lovdal served as Senior Vice President for Seadrill, Asia Pacific from April 2009 till December 2012. He was previously CEO in Seawell Management AS. Mr Lovdal has 30 years of experience in the oil and gas industry, of which 20 years he was responsible for well services in the drilling contractor Smedvig, which Seadrill acquired in early 2006.
Mr Lovdal has held several senior positions, including general manager operations for mobile units. Prior to his engagement with Smedvig, Mr Lovdal held various positions in different oil service companies, including five years of offshore field experience with Schlumberger.
He has a degree in mechanical engineering from Horten Engineering Academy in Norway.
Mr Lovdal is a Norwegian citizen and resides in Norway.