Bjørn Thore Ribesen SVP Drilling & Wells

Bjørn Thore Ribesen Aker Energy

Bjørn Thore Ribesen (born 1970) joined Aker Energy in October 2018 as Senior Vice President Drilling & Wells.

Mr. Ribesen has 22 years of experience from the oil industry. He came from the position as Offshore Installation Manager at the Ivar Aasen field for Aker BP. Mr. Ribesen has been with Aker BP since 2007 and has previously held several positions in the Drilling & Wells department, including Drilling Manager Exploration Drilling and Drilling Manager for the Ivar Aasen field.

Prior to joining Aker BP, Mr. Ribesen worked for Schlumberger from 1996-2007.

Mr. Ribesen holds an Engineering degree in Offshore Technology from University of Newcastle upon Tyne and an MBA from Norwegian School of Economics. Mr. Ribesen is a Norwegian citizen.