Appointed Chairman in November 2019.

Glen Ole Rødland is Chairman of Seadrill Limited. Mr Rødland also has considerable experience as a board member and chairman of several Norwegian public companies and other international companies. He is currently Chairman of Prosafe and AqualisBraemar. He has 25 years’ experience in shipping, oil and gas and other industries. He has extensive experience as an analyst and in corporate finance from Investment banking, Private Office and Private Equity. Mr. Rødland’s qualifications include an MBA and Postgraduate Studies in Finance completed at the Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NHH) and UCLA.

Appointed Director in November 2019.

Gunnar Winther Eliassen has been employed by Seatankers Consultancy Services since January 2016. Mr Eliassen currently also serves as a Director of Golden Close Maritime Corp. Ltd. and as a Director of Quintana Energy Services Inc. Prior experience includes Partner at Pareto Securities Inc in New York and Oslo.

Mr. Eliassen holds a Master in Finance from the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) and resides in London, UK.

Appointed Director in July 2018.

Kjell Østdahl had a tenure of 21 years at Schlumberger in a number of senior positions within operations, business development, marketing and executive management in China, Norway, UK, France and US. He served as Executive Vice President, Operations, Schlumberger from 2011 to 2013. Prior to this role, he was senior partner at HitecVision from 2014 to 2015.

Kjell Østdahl is a professional investor in technology start-up companies and real estate. He is also a senior advisor at Blackstone Investment Firm and EY. He also serves as Chairman on the Boards for Sekal AS and Cannseal AS, and board member of Olympic Subsea ASA.

Kjell Østdahl holds an MSc in Electrical Engineering from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU).

Appointed Director in July 2018.

Scott Vogel is the Managing Member at Vogel Partners LLC, a private investment firm, after serving as Managing Director at Davidson Kempner Capital Management investing in distressed debt securities. Previously, he worked at MFP Investors, investing in special situations and turnaround opportunities for the private investment firm of Michael F. Price, and at Chase Securities in its investment banking group. He has served on numerous boards during his career and is currently a member of the board of Arch Coal, Avaya, Bonanza Creek Energy, Key Energy Services, and several private companies. He is a member of the Olin Alumni Board of Washington University and a member of the Advisory Board of Grameen America.

Scott Vogel received his M.B.A. from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and his B.S.B.A. from Washington University.

Appointed Director in July 2018.

Peter Sharpe retired from Shell in 2017 after holding a diverse range of Executive Management positions in international locations over a period of 37 years. He served as Executive Vice President of Shell for over 10 years, with responsibility for managing Shell upstream investments in well construction and maintenance globally. He served as Chairman of Sirius Well Manufacturing Services Pte Ltd an independent Joint Venture between Shell and CNPC from 2012 to 2017 and as a non-executive director of Xtreme Drilling and Coil Services Corporation from 2008 to 2014. Peter Sharpe is also Chairman of the Board of Governors at Eastfield School.

Appointed Director in July 2018.

Eugene Davis is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of PIRINATE Consulting Group, LLC which he founded in 1999. Prior to this he served as Chief Operating Officer of Total-Tel Communications, Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Sport Supply Group, Inc. and Vice Chairman and President of Emerson Radio Corporation. Mr. Davis practiced law as a Partner and Shareholder for Holmes, Millard & Duncan PC; a Partner at Arter & Hadden and as an Associate at Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, where he specialized in corporate and securities, oil and gas and restructuring law. He has extensive experience in the oil and gas sector with former roles as a director for over 200 public and private companies.

Eugene Davis holds a B.A. in International Politics, a Master’s Degree in International Affairs, and a J.D. from Columbia University.

Appointed Director in July 2018.

Birgitte Ringstad Vartdal has served as CEO of Golden Ocean Management AS since April 2016, and prior to that served as CFO from June 2010. She has held several positions within the Torvald Klaveness Group, as VP Head of Commercial Controlling, Risk Manager and Financial Analyst. Before this she was Structuring Analyst in Hydro Energy. Birgitte Ringstad Vartdal holds a degree of Siv.Ing. (MSc) in Physics and Mathematics from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) and an MSc in Financial Mathematics from Heriot-Watt University, Scotland.

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