Stig-Roar Olsen has more than 36 years’ experience from the oil and gas industry. He transferred to Vår Energi from Point Resources where he held the position as Asset Manager. Prior to this, he had a similar position in Core Energy. Olsen started his career in Mobil Exploration Norway Inc. in 1981 within drilling, and he was later employed in Statoil after the transfer of operatorship at the Statfjord field in 1987.
Olsen has filled numerous positions within technology and management in Statoil, such as drilling, HSE, reservoir and production, offshore installations manager, operations manager for the Snorre field, manager for the refinery at Kalundborg in Denmark, HR manager for the Norwegian shelf, and VP for the company’s corporate HSE organisation. Olsen has a master’s degree within chemistry and process from the University of Science and Technology in Trondheim.