Board of Directors

  • Svein Ramsay Goli Chairman of the board

    Mr Goli, born in 1940, has served as board member since May 2008. Mr Goli holds a Master of Business and Economics degree from Copenhagen Business School (Handelshøjskolen). He has over 30 years experience from the IT industry. For more than 20 years he worked with IBM in different sales positions including five years as Director responsible for sales in IBM Norway. Thereafter he was 10 years with Oracle as General Manager for Oracle Norway. For four years he also served as Vice President responsible for Oracle in the Nordic countries. He has been Chairman of the boards of Visma ASA, Tandberg Data ASA, DataRespons ASA and Norman ASA. Currently he holds board positions in several non-listed companies. Mr Goli is a Norwegian national with residence in Sandefjord, Norway.
  • Jan Pihl Grimnes Board Member

    Mr Grimnes, born in 1961, has served as board member since September 2006 and as Chairman of the Board in the period 2007-2016. He holds a MSc in Petroleum Technology from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) and an MBA in Business Economics from the Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NHH). Mr Grimnes has long experience from the petroleum and IT industries, including senior engineer positions in oil companies, and as Managing Director of Geomatic AS. Mr Grimnes was founder and Chairman & CEO of Technoguide AS, which software business was acquired by Schlumberger. He has been board member of several listed companies. Currently he is chairman of the board of the listed company MagSeis ASA, and several non-listed companies. Mr Grimnes is a Norwegian national with residence in Oslo, Norway.
  • Cecilie Johnsen Board Member

    Ms Johnsen, born in 1965, has served as board member since November 2017. She holds a Master’s degree in Management from Oslo Handelshøyskole (Norwegian School of Management). Ms Johnsen has long experience from the petroleum and IT industries in Norway and internationally. She has been acting QA Manager in FARA 2012-2014. She has headed the nomination committees of the listed companies Q-Free ASA and FARA AS and been board member and member of the audit committee of Bank2 ASA. Ms Johnsen was co-founder and chairman of Blueback Reservoir (Cegal) and has held senior positions in Technoguide AS and Saga Petroleum ASA. Currently she is general manager of Redback AS and board member of several non-listed companies. Ms Johnsen is a Norwegian national with residence in Bærum, Norway.