Aker Solutions names Larssen as head of geo business
Aker Solutions has appointed Bengt Larssen as head of its geo business.
Mr. Larssen has since February 2010 been with Aker Solutions' geo business as vice president exploration. Prior to Aker Solutions he has spent 16 years in various management positions at Schlumberger/Western Geco, operating as geophysicist on both the exploration and production side of the business. He has also spent two years at Tromsø-based oil company Front Exploration AS.
Mr. Larssen, who will be based in Stavanger, Norway, holds a masters degree in geology from the University of Oslo. He starts in his new role on September 1, 2011.