Lundin Petroleum says that the Managing Director of Lundin Norway AS (Lundin Norway) Torstein Sanness will retire from his executive position in April 2015 and assume the role of Chairman of Lundin Norway. We are pleased to announce that Kristin Færøvik will assume the role of Managing Director of Lundin Norway in April 2015.
Kristin Færøvik was previously the Managing Director of Rosenberg WorleyParsons AS, the Norwegian arm of the large multinational energy and resource engineering firm, where she was responsible for over 600 employees. Kristin has long and varied technical, operational and management experience in the Norwegian oil and gas industry, including previously as Managing Director of Marathon Petroleum Company (Norway), responsible for the development of the Alvheim Field, as well as holding several positions within BP in Norway and internationally. Kristin was a Board Member of Lundin Petroleum from 2011 until 2013.