Management team

Managing Director

Håvard Garseth

Håvard Garseth

Mr. Håvard Garseth (born 1956) is Managing Director of AFP. Previously he was the companys SVP and Operation Manager and Project Manager for the FPSO Dhirubhai-1. Prior to this he has held various positions in Vetco Aibel (2000 – 2006) most recently as Manager Projects and Services, in Technology and Products department. He has also worked in Shell International (Holland, Oman and Djibouti) and Saga Petroleum in Norway. He is a graduate of the University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in Trondheim and holds a Master Degree (Msc) in Petroleum Engineering. Mr. Garseth is a Norwegian citizen.

VP Technical and Maintenance

Søfren Poulsson

Søfren Poulsson

Mr. Søfren Poulsson (born 1975) is VP Technical and Maintenance. Previously he was the company`s Maintenance Manager and Mechancial Lead. Prior to this he was Mechanical Package Engineer at Aker Kværner Engineering AS and Mechanical engineer at Kværner Oil & Gas. He is a graduate of the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in Trondheim, and holds a Master Degree in Science (MSc) in Mechanical Engineering. Mr Poulsson is a Norwegian citizen.

VP Operations and Production

Lars Oddvar Aulesjord

Lars Oddvar Aulesjord

Mr. Lars Oddvar Aulesjord (born 1967) is VP Operations and Production. Previously he was the company`s FPSO Superintendent for Dhirubhai-1. Prior to this he was Fleet Technical Manager for Borgestad Shipmanagement AS, Section Lead Piping and Machinery at Aker Yards AS and Fleet Superintendent and Chief Engineer for Westerngeco/Schlumberger AS including 3 years in Houston TX. He is a graduate from University of Vestfold and holds a Bachelor degree from the Department of Maritime Studies-Technical Operations and is a certified Chief Engineer. Mr Aulesjord is a Norwegian citizen.