Board of Directors | AGS

Rolf Rønningen

Chair of the board

Rolf Rønningen has over 35 years of seismic industry experience and has held senior positions at GECO, PGS and Eastern Echo Ltd., and most recently at Polarcus Limited where he held the position of CEO from 2008 until February 2015. His experience covers both technical and operational management of towed streamer seismic vessels and seabed operations. Mr Rønningen holds a B.Sc. in Computer Sciences from the Kongsberg Ingeniørhøgskole in Norway. Mr. Rønningen is a Norwegian citizen and resides in Drammen, Norway.

Jogeir Romestrand

Board member

Jogeir Romestrand is the co-founder of AGS and has been a member of the board of AGS since the company's incorporation in 2007 (former "Neptune Offshore AS"). Mr Romestrand has over 35 years of experience from the oil service industry and has held various senior positions such as CEO of ODIM, which was sold to Rolls Royce in 2009, and board member in inter alia Polarcus and Spectrum. Mr Romestrand is currently employed at his family owned investment company, Rome AS, and holds directorships in certain companies in which Rome AS has invested.

Eirin Inderberg

Board member

Eirin Inderberg has over 20 years experience as a lawyer and is currently Head of Legal in Topaz Energy and Marine Limited, an OSV and logistics provider, headquartered in Dubai, with main operations in Caspian, Russia, West Africa and Middle East. Mrs Inderberg was formerly General Counsel of Eastern Echo Ltd. and Polarcus Limited, where she also held the office of company secretary and served as director in several subsidiaries of Polarcus Limited. Prior to this, Mrs Inderberg worked for the law firm Wikborg Rein Advokatfirma AS in Oslo and London, and as a lawyer at the Oslo Stock Exchange. Mrs Inderberg holds a law degree from the University of Oslo, Norway, and a bachelor degree in Business Administration and Economics from the California Lutheran University, US. Mrs Inderberg is a Norwegian citizen and resides in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Fredrik Platou

Board member

Fredrik Platou has served as a board member of Songa Bulk since December 2016 and is the CEO of Arne Blystad AS. He has more than 15 years of management experience due to key positions in various investments on behalf of the Blystad Group. Mr Platou holds a degree from the Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NHH).

Njål Sævik

Board member

Njål Sævik has been a member of the board of directors of AGS since December 2017 and the CEO of Havila Shipping ASA since the company's incorporation in 2003. He has over 30 years of international board and management experience and is currently inter alia the chairman of the board of Havila AS and a board member in the Norwegian Shipowner Association; Ni Tankers AS and Neptun Invest AS. Mr Sævik is a trained ship master and was educated in administration and management at Ålesund Maritime College, graduating in 1994. Mr. Sævik is a Norwegian citizen and resides in Norway.

Nina Skage

Board member

Nina Skage became Managing Director at Norwegian School of Economics and business administration (NHH) in January 2014 and Director for External Relations and Fundraising in 2017 at NHH. From 1988 to 2013, she held various positions in the Norwegian food industry group Rieber & Søn ASA (sold to Orkla ASA in 2013), including Director of Personnel and Organisational Development, Director of Corporate Communications, Director of Business Unit Food Service and Director of Marketing TORO. Mrs Skage has her education in business administration and management from St. Cloud State University, Minnesota. Mrs Skage has been on the boards of Biomega, AFF and GC Rieber Skinn, and currently serves as board member in Havila Shipping ASA, Eiendomskreditt,, PODTOWN, CCT and Bergen Music Festival. Mrs Skage is a Norwegian citizen and resides in Bergen.

Vibeke Gwendoline Fængsrud

Board member

Vibeke Fængsrud is the founder, owner and CEO of House of Math AS, Norway's largest private tutoring company within the natural sciences and economics. The company was inspired by her education in Mathematics and Physics at the University of Oslo. House of Math is currently holding 100 employees. Ms. Fængsrud has written 11 books on mathematics, as well as 16 compendia. In addition, she has an Executive Bachelor of Management from BI Norwegian Business School, specializing in International business, Leadership and Board competence. Ms. Fængsrud has her board experience from academia. She currently also serves as a director on the board of Maritime & Merchant Bank ASA, and was a director of Songa Bulk ASA. Ms. Fængsrud is a Norwegian citizen and resides in Oslo, Norway.