Mr. Bobillier has held a number of senior line management positions within the industry in countries around the world, including the United States, Saudi Arabia, Indonesia, Brazil, South Africa and China. Between 1980 and year 2000, he held various management positions within Schlumberger and was the Operations Manager for Sedco-Forex Schlumberger during the preparations for the upcoming merger with Transocean. As Vice President of Transocean's European and African business units between 2004-2008, he was very much involved in the company's Norwegian operations. More recently, he served as the Executive Vice President of Transocean where he was responsible for the execution of integration of Aker Drilling into Transocean. Between 2011-2012 he served as a Special Advisor to the CEO of Transocean. He has also been a Member of the Board of Directors at Texas Institute of Science. Mr. Bobillier holds an Engineering Degree in Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics from the Ecole Superieure des Techniques de l'Ingenieur de Nancy, France, with a Major in thermodynamics. Mr. Bobillier is a French citizen and resides in Switzerland.
Frederik W. Mohn - Chairman
Johan Kr Mikkelsen