Gunnar Winther Eliasssen
Mr Eliassen has been employed by Seatankers Consultancy Services since January 2016. Mr Eliassen currently also serves as a Director of Golden Close Maritime Corp. Ltd. and as a Director of Quintana Energy Services Inc. Prior experience includes Partner at Pareto Securities Inc in New York and Oslo.
Mr. Eliassen holds a Master in Finance from the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) and resides in London, UK.
Georgina E. Sousa
Georgina E. Sousa has served as a director and the Secretary of the Company since incorporation in March 2017. Ms. Sousa has been the Head of Corporate Administration of Frontline Ltd since 2007 and currently also serves Director and Secretary of Frontline Ltd, Sevan Drilling Ltd, Flex LNG Ltd,
and Seadrill Ltd. She has previous experience as Director and Secretary of Frontline 2012 Ltd, Secretary of Golden Ocean, Director of Knightsbridge Shipping Ltd, Director of Golar LNG Ltd, Director of North Atlantic Drilling Ltd and Director of Ship Finance International Ltd.
Before 2007, Ms Sousa was Vice-President- Corporate Services of Consolidated Services Limited, a Bermuda Management Company. From 1976 to 1982 she was employed by the Bermuda law firm of Appleby, Spurling & Kempe as a Company Secretary and from 1982 to 1993 she was employed by the Bermuda law firm of Cox & Wilkinson as Senior Company Secretary. Ms. Sousa is a British citizen and resides in Bermuda.
David McManus has served on the Board since September 2017. Mr McManus is an experienced international business leader in the Energy Sector and has previously served as Executive Vice President and Head of International Operations for Pioneer Natural Resources. He is currently serving as non-executive director for a number of listed companies, namely; Hess Corporation, Rockhopper Exploration plc, and Costain plc. Mr. McManus has past experience as Chairman of Cape plc. Mr McManus has 39 years of experience in Technical, Commercial, Business Development, General Management and Executive roles across all aspects of the international oil and gas business, including; BG Group, ARCO, Ultramar, Shell and Fluor Corporation. Mr. McManus is a graduate of Heriott Watt University, Edinburgh.
Gary W. Casswell
Gary W. Casswell has more than 35 years industry experience. Most recently Mr.Casswell served as President and CEO of Northern Offshore LTD from 2010 until mid 2017. Prior to this he served as Vice President, Eastern Hemisphere Operations for Pride International responsible for the deep water, shallow water, and land operations in more than 18 countries. Prior to joining Pride, Mr. Casswell worked for Santa Fe International for more than 20 years and held a variety of increasing responsible positions including development of Santa Fe's deep water strategy.
Mr. Casswell has served with the IADC and received the IADC Exemplary Service award in 2007. Mr. Casswell holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of California, Long Beach. He is a US citizen and resides in Houston, Texas.
Tel: +44 (0) 74 6914 0012
Matthew Lyne was appointed Senior Vice President in Seadrill Limited January 2018. He has over 15 years in the drilling industry most recently serving as Vice President Marketing, Eastern Hemisphere. Prior to Seadrill, Matt held various positions at Transocean in operations, projects and general management. He has a BSC in Engineering from the University of Montana and is a Canadian and British citizen, residing in London, UK.
Senior Vice President Marketing, Seadrill Ltd
Tel: +44 (0)20 8811 4700