Board of directors
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Helge Singelstad
Chairman
Helge Singelstad holds a degree in computer engineering, a degree in Business Administration from the Norwegian School of Economics and Administration and a 1st degree of law from the University of Bergen. Helge Singelstad was previously both CEO, Vice CEO and CFO of Lerøy Seafood Group over a number of years. Consequently, he has broad knowledge of the Group and the industry. Helge Singelstad is Chairman of the Board of Austevoll Seafood ASA and Member of the Board of DOF ASA. In addition, he is the Managing Director of Laco AS. Helge Singelstad owns no shares or options in Lerøy Seafood Group ASA, but as a shareholder in Austevoll Seafood ASA he indirectly owns shares in the Group.
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Arne Møgster
Board member
Arne Møgster has been on the Board of Directors since May 2009. Arne Møgster holds a Bachelor degree in Business Administration from the Norwegian School of Management and an MSc in International Shipping. Arne Møgster is the CEO of Austevoll Seafood and board member in a number of companies. Arne Møgster indirectly owns shares in Lerøy Seafood Group ASA as a shareholder of Austevoll Seafood ASA.
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Britt Kathrine Drivenes
Board member
Britt Kathrine Drivenes was appointed to the Board of Directors by the Ordinary Shareholders’ General Meeting on 20.05.08. Britt Kathrine Drivenes holds a Bachelor degree in Business Administration from the Norwegian School of Management. Drivenes is Chief Financial Officer of Austevoll Seafood and is also a board member in a number of companies. Drivenes indirectly owns shares in Lerøy Seafood Group ASA as a shareholder of Austevoll Seafood ASA.
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Hege Charlotte Bakken
Board member
Hege Charlotte Bakken was appointed to the Board of Directors by the Extraordinary Shareholders’ meeting on 12.12.08. Bakken holds an MSc degree from the Norwegian University of Life Sciences and an Executive MBA from ESCP EAP European school of Management. Bakken is today Senior Advisor within strategy and management in Stella Polaris, previously COO in Marvesa Holding NV, and Managing Director of Marvesa Rotterdam N.V. Among other areas Bakken has previous experience from Pronova BioPharma Norge AS, FishMarket International AS, FrioNor AS, and Norway Seafoods AS. Bakken owns no shares.
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Hans Petter Vestre
Board member
Hans Petter Vestre was appointed to the Board as the employees’ representative at the Ordinary Shareholders’ Meeting on 24.04.95. Hans Petter holds a Master of Fishery Science from the University of Tromsø. Vestre was employed by Hallvard Lerøy AS as sales manager in 1992 and is today departmental head in Hallvard Lerøy AS . Hans Petter Vestre owns 120 shares in Lerøy Seafood Group ASA.
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Marianne Møgster
Board member
Marianne Møgster was appointed to the Board of Directors by the Ordinary General Meeting on 23.05.12. Marianne Møgster graduated with a degree in Business Administration from the Norwegian School of Economics and Administration (NHH) and has a nurse from NLHC College (Diakonissehjemmets høyskole). She is responsible for Investor Relations and financial reports for DOF Subsea AS. She also has experience from positions with companies such as DOF Subsea, StatoilHydro and Norsk Hydro. Møgster has experience as a board member with companies in the DOF Subsea Group and Capital Corporate. She indirectly owns shares in Lerøy Seafood Group ASA as a shareholder of Austevoll Seafood ASA.
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Didrik Munch
Board member
Didrich Munch was appointed to the Board of Directors by the Ordinary General Meeting on 23 May 2012. Munch holds a degree as Legal Advisor from the University of Bergen and as a police officer from the Norwegian Police University College in Oslo. Munch has worked in a variety of positions within the Norwegian police force, he has also worked in finance, primarly for DNB. From 1997 - 2008 he was the CEO for Bergens Tidende AS, and from 2008 he has been the CEO for Media Norge AS (changed name to Schibsted Norge AS from April 2012). Munch has been the Chairman of the Board for GCRieber AS, Hansa Borg Bryggerier AS, Aftenposten, VG og Bergens Tidende.. He is currently Chairman of the Board for Finn.no. He is also a board member for Nye Warmlands Tidningen AB, VG and in Grieg Star AS. Didrik Munch owns no shares in Lerøy Seafood Group ASA.