Roar Bekker is a senior executive manager with over 30 years of international experience in senior and executive management positions worldwide. His expertise includes business development, commercialization of new technology, contract management, and strategic financial and business planning. Bekker served as CEO of EMGS ASA from 2009 to 2015. Prior to joining EMGS in 2007, Bekker spent 23 years working for Schlumberger in various technical, sales, operational and management roles in the Americas, Europe, Middle East and Asia. Other positions inter alia include vice president of SAP Norway Engineering Center of Excellence (2017 to 2020), chair and member of the board of Fedem Technology AS (2012 to 2016), and serving as industry advisor to Investinor, a Norwegian state investment fund as well as earlier positions in Geco. Mr. Bekker holds a Master’s degree in Geophysics from the University of Oslo.