Mark Bessell






Mark Bessell

Chief Operating Officer - COO

Before joining the company in October 2013, Mr Bessell previously held the position of Senior Vice President with Ocean Rig.  Mr Bessell commenced in the industry with Sedco, he then remained with Transocean for over 20 years where he held a number of Senior Positions within Operations, Projects, Technical and HR having gained extensive Industry and Business Experience.  Mr Bessell holds a BSc in Petroleum Engineering, he is a British Citizen and resides in Cyprus.



Bjørnar Iversen - CEO

Jan Rune Steinsland - CFO

                Mark Bessell - COO

Pål Sørli - CCO

Ole Petter Landa - VP QHSE

Irene Rye Skrugstad - Head of HR


 Cato Sola Dirdal - IT Director


 Vidar Skjelbred - VP Contract & Asset Management

© Songa Offshore 2013