Board of directors

nina Udnes tronstad


Nina Udnes Tronstad is a Senior executive with more than thirty years of experience with both operational and strategic work from the Oil and Gas sector. She has held positions in Kværner, Aker Solutions and Statoil (Equinor). Currently she is the General Manager for the Private Investment company Sjækerhatten AS.

Nina has executive management experience both from oil company and contractors. This includes  capital projects, reservoir and HPHT drilling, BD, oil trading and supply, refining, HSSE including sustainability, and IT.

She has international experience from working in four countries as well as various Board assignments in listed companies, foundations and public enterprises over the past thirteen years.

Kristian falnes

Board member

Kristian Falnes has more than 30 years of experience in Finance- and Investment management. SR-fonds, Lærdal Finans and Skagen are some of the companies he has worked in. During his 17 years in Skagen , he held the positions as Portfolio Manager and also served as Investment Director for four years.  Currently he is the Managing director for the private investment company Kristian Falnes AS.

Kristian has experience from various Board assignments in Investment management companies, Shipping and Oil service companies like Incus Investor, Skagen, Fjord Line and DOF.

Roar tessem

Board member

Roar Tessem has more than 35 years’ experience within the E&P industry, having held positions with Elf, Shell, DNO, Deminex, PGS and Det norske oljeselskap.  In 2008 Roar founded Spring Energy backed by private equity firm HitecVision. The Company took part in several major discoveries on the Norwegian Continental Shelf and was subsequently acquired by Tullow in 2012. Roar was CEO of Tullow Norway until end of 2014. From 2015 to the end of 2016 Roar was CEO of both Pure E&P and Point Resources in the restructuring process of the HitecVision owned companies Rocksource, Core and Spike.