Egil Aanestad

CEO, Norwegian Energy Solutions

Aanestad has more than 30 years of leadership experience from the supply industry, including Managing Director and Chairman of the Board of Halliburton Scandinavia.

During his career, Aanestad has had several duties in the organisations connected to the industry, like Board member of The Norwegian Oil and Gas Association, Chair of the supplier board, member of the Technical Advisory Board of the Norwegian Petroleum Society and NHO’s Supervisory Board.

Egil Aanestad has an extensive network and long experience in establishing projects with broad collaboration from the industry.


Jorunn Sætre

Project Manager, Norwegian Energy Solutions

Jorunn J. Sætre has extensive technology, industry and leadership experience primarily from the petroleum industry She holds a degree in chemical engineering. Her work experience spans over more than three decades, including ten years of international assignments.


Sætre has held a wide range of board directorships of listed and unlisted companies. She has been a board director of several organizations including Norwegian Oil and Gas, and the Confederation of Enterprise (NHO). 

Linda Berg Kjærås

Communication manager, Norwegian Energy Solutions

Linda Berg Kjærås has almost 20 years experience within the communications field. Before joining Norwegian Energy Solutions in March 2021, she worked 15 years in the oil and gas business, and a few years in academia and finance.

Kjærås has her educational background from Napier University in Edinburgh, where she studied Communication. She has also studied English at Høgskolen i Stavanger.