Jørgen Arnesen (b. 1964)
Mr Arnesen holds a Bachelor of Business and Administration from BI Bergen, and Bachelor of Electronics in Bergen and Petroleum at HSR Stavanger. He has more than 23 years of wide experience from the oil industry, both offshore and onshore. He has been working with COSL Drilling Europe since 2007.
Assistant to CEO
Zhou Bingwen (b. 1965)
Assistant to CEO
Mr. Zhou holds a Bachelor of Petroleum Engineering from University of Petroleum. He has been with Chinese National Oilfield Offshore Corporation (CNOOC) since 1986. He has more than 28 years experience in almost every position of offshore drilling rig from roughneck to Rig Manager in Chinese oil and gas industry. He has also management experience on production, safety etc. in the Drilling Division. His last position was Vice General Manager of COSL Drilling China.
Lage Nordby (b. 1969)
Mr. Lage Nordby holds a MSc in Naval Architecture and Offshore Engineering. He has more than 18 years experience with rig operations, whereof 10 years with international operations for Schlumberger and Transocean. Prior to joining COSL in 2010 he served 6 years as Rig Manager and also 1 year as HR Manager with Transocean.
Kjetil Andrew Tangen (b. 1975)
Mr Tangen holds a MSc within Environmental- and Natural Resource Management from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology in Trondheim (NTNU). He has 13 years of experience within HSE&Q Management from various positions onshore and offshore in Norway and abroad. Mr Tangen has been with COSL Drilling Europe since 2008.
HR & Adm Director
Osvald Borgen, (b. 1960)
Mr. Borgen holds a Bachelor of Management, Business Academy, Stavanger. He has more than 30 years of experience from the oil industry, the last 15 years from various positions within HR primarily from management. He has been working with Transocean, Amec, Prosafe and prior to joining COSL in 2006 he served 2 years with Odfjell Drilling.
Li Baozhong (b.1965)
Mr. Li holds a Bachelor of Management and engineering from University of Petroleum(China). He has more than 20 years of experience from managerial position within drilling and shipping industry. He had been working with COSL Drilling Europe AS since 2008. His last position was Planning and Accounting Manager of COSL drilling(China).
VP Market & Contract
Magnar Fagerbakke (b. 1964)
Mr. Fagerbakke holds a Master of Science in Economics and Business Administration from NHH in Bergen. He has been working with Statoil for 17 years in a number of locations and positions and has for the last 13 years prior to working in COSL worked with drilling and well related procurement. He has been working with COSL since 2008.
Director Business Development
Bjørn Angeltveit (b. 1966)
Mr. Angeltveit holds a Master of Science degree from Stavanger University in Material Technology. He has more than 25 years in the oil industry from various oil service - and drilling companies. Prior to joining COSL he served 4 years as CEO for IOT Group.