Eldar Sætre President and CEO, Equinor ASA Born: 1956 Position: President and Chief Executive Officer since 15 October 2014. External offices: Member of the board of Strømberg Gruppen AS and Trucknor AS. Experience: Eldar Sætre joined Statoil in 1980 and has held several management positions in the company, mainly in the fields of accounting and finance. He was Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer from October 2003 to December 2010, when he became Executive Vice President for Marketing, Processing and Renewable energy (MPR). In MPR, he had responsibility for all downstream, midstream and renewable energy activities. Education: MA in Business Economics from the Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NHH) in Bergen. Eldar Sætre is a Norwegian citizen and resident in Norway.