Appointment of new Chief Operating Officer

Mr Svein Erik Mykland (age 48) has been appointed as Chief Operating Officer (“COO”) of Siem Offshore with effect from 1 January 2010.

Mr Mykland has been with the Company since 2008 as Operations Director for the AHTS-fleet and thereafter also for the fleet of PSVs and MRSVs.

Mr Mykland has an extensive international offshore experience and held the position as Group Operations Manager in Acergy before he joined Siem Offshore.  He held a variety of positions in Acergy during a period of 22 years, including ship, offshore and project management,  offshore operations, remote intervention, diving supervisor and saturation diving. 

Mr Lars Bruun, previous COO of Siem Offshore, has informed that he shall leave Siem Offshore to assume a position with another company.

For further information:

Terje Sorensen
Chief Executive Officer
+47 91 31 61 64

Published 04-01-2010 in the Investor category