Key Commercial Contacts

Rolf Ivar Sørdal
Commercial Director – GNS
Tel: +47 52 70 04 00

Mr Sørdal has served as Commercial Director in DeepOcean AS since he joined the company in 2007. Mr. Sørdal has more than 23 years experience in the offshore oil & gas and shipping industry and joined DeepOcean from Teekay Petrojarl Offshore where he was Procurement and Contracts Manager. Prior to that he worked for 5 years in Teekay Shipping, holding various positions within business development for the shuttle tanker and offshore FSO markets. He has also worked for 11 years with Aker Engineering in Oslo, holding various positions within contract management for topside engineering and procurement projects, and as Tender and Contracts Manager. Mr Sørdal holds BSc degrees in Petroleum Engineering and in Contract Administration from the University of Stavanger.

Henk van den IJssel
Commercial Director – International
Tel: +31 20 2625123

Henk van den IJssel has more than 25 years of international commercial and business development experience in offshore oil & gas industry with, amongst others, Acergy and Allseas.

Pierre Boyde
Business Development and Commercial Director GNS
Tel: +44 (0) 1325 390 500

Mr Boyde joined the company in 2000 and has 14 years of experience from DeepOcean UK where he held various roles including Senior Engineer, Engineering Manager, Business Development Manager APAC and Regional Manager. He has a wide range of project engineering experience managing onshore & offshore work scopes for subsea construction operations. Mr Boyde holds a Master of Engineering from Southampton University, UK.

Bjørn Inge Staalesen
Business Development Manager- IMR and Decommissioning
Tel: +47 52 70 04 00

Bjørn Kahrs
Business Development Manager – SURF
Tel: +47 52 70 04 00

Trond Hagland
Business Development Manager – Survey and Geotechnical
Tel: +47 52 70 04 00

Andy Readyhough
Business Development Manager – Renewables and Interconnectors
Tel: +44 1325 390 618

Jon Inge Pedersen
Regional Director – Mexico
Tel: +52 93 81 38 16 00

Karl Magnus Minge
Managing Director – Brazil
Tel: +55 22 9740 27915

Tony Stokes
Managing Director – Asia & Middle East
Tel: +65 9117 6228

Ottar Mæland
Chief Operating Officer
Tel: +47 52 70  04 00