Trondheim, March 17, 2015.
Gunn Kari Hygen joins InPhase Solutions Board of Directors effective January 1st, 2015.
“It is with great pleasure we announce that Gunn Kari has joined our board of directors. Her outstanding experience and deep knowledge of the oil & gas industry, in addition to her extensive network, provides the company with welcome expertise in a challenging period for the oil & gas market segment”, states Chairman of Board Jochen Rau.
“Gunn Kari knows everybody, and the depth and breadth of her expertise in the oil & gas industry is exactly what the company needs for continued growth. InPhase Solutions revenues increased by 22% in 2014, and we strongly believe that Gunn Kari will help us achieve additional growth in 2015”, says CEO Svein-Erik Måsøy.
Gunn Kari Hygen has 40 years of experience in the oil & gas industry, where she has held leading positions both in research, technology development, and operational management. She worked 13 years in Statoil in different managerial positions, the last position was as a member of the managerial team leading the exploration and field development on the Norwegian Shelf. Gunn Kari Hygen has an MSc degree in exploration engineering from NTH and an MBA in petroleum management from IFP in Paris. In Trondheim she is known for building up Næringsforeningen i Trondheimsregionen (NIT). Currently she runs her own company GKHygen Energi AS performing studies and analysis of the oil & gas industry, in addition to business development consulting and member of company boards.