Paal Kirkeby Ødegaard Chief HR Officer

Paal Ødegaard

Paal Kirkeby Ødegaard (born 1974) joined Aker Energy in 2018 as the Chief HR Officer.

Mr. Ødegaard has extensive experience as HR manager specializing in the Oil, Gas, Energy and Engineering sector. Prior to joining Aker Energy, Mr. Ødegaard worked as HR and Crewing Manager in Yinson Production AS (2015-2018) and has held several HR manager positions with Aker Solutions including Aker Solutions AS (2012-2013), he has international experience from Aker Solutions Angola (2009-2011) and Aker Solutions Brunei (2014-2015). Before he joined Aker Solutions, Mr. Ødegaard held various HR and administrative positions as a professional recruiter for Adecco (2005-2007), Sales Director for A.G. Johnsen (2007-2009) and Military Officer in the Norwegian Armed Forces (1996-2005).

Mr. Ødegaard holds a Bachelor of Management from BI Norwegian Business School. Mr. Ødegaard is a Norwegian citizen.