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
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
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.