About us

Management Team

Gunnar Hviding

CEO

Former President and CEO of the previously listed Roxar ASA and the former CEO of listed Crudecorp ASA. Prior to joining Roxar in 2002, Mr. Hviding served in senior management positions in Scandinavian industries, hereunder HansaBorg and Orkla. Hviding also has petroleum experience from Shell Internationale Petroleum Matschapij. Mr. Hviding holds a MEng in Chemical Engineering from Imperial College and an MBA from INSEAD.

Bård Skogstad

CFO

17 years of experience from auditing and financial management consulting. MSc in Business and Economics, University of Nordland Bodø and State authorized auditor, NHH Bergen. Previously held positions as Consultant, Manager and Partner in consulting divisions of Arthur Andersen, Ernst & Young, Idea Consulting and most recently as Partner in BDO. Has served as a management consultant as CFO in several technology companies. Joined RESMAN in 2012.

Guro Solem

Vice President – Organisation & HR

Guro holds a bachelor of sociology and anthropology and a master of management. Guro has been with RESMAN since 2008 and has had various positions within sales and marketing. Prior to RESMAN Guro has worked both within private and governmental institutions, with coaching, organizational development and sales.

Brent Brough

Vice President – Middle East & Far East Australasia

17 years of oilfield experience, 8 years with Schlumberger. Previous positions include Operations Manager for Russia, New Technology BDM for EU-NSG-RSG, and Marketing & Technical Sales Manager. MBA in Global Energy from Warwick Business School; prior to that he graduated from studies in Chemical Engineering and Project Management. Joined RESMAN in 2011 and served as CCO from 2011-17.

Øystein Mølstre

Vice President – Norway, EU, CIS & Russia

25 years of oilfield experience, 16 years with Camco / Schlumberger. Previous positions include RESMAN BDM for NCS/EU & RSG; SLB Completion Architect – Intelligent Completions; Field Service Manager – Completions & Reservoir Monitoring; Engineer in Charge – Reservoir Monitoring & Control & Core Completions; Project Engineer – Reservoir Monitoring. Joined RESMAN in 2012.

Vinnie Carvalho

Vice President – North & South America

17 years of experience in the oil and gas industry with 12.5 years with Schlumberger. MSc degree in Engineering Management from the University of Texas at Austin. Held positions across several countries in operations and project management, data interpretation, business development, marketing and sales management. Technical background in wireline logging, fiber optic sensing, data modeling & analysis, and Intelligent Completions. Vinnie joined RESMAN in 2012.

Ian Crossland

Vice President – UK & Africa

24 years of oilfield experience, 17 years with Schlumberger Well Services & Completions. Previous positions include Operational, Technical Instructor & Support, Product Development and Management Roles across several countries. Registered Cert IoD (Institute of Directors) UK, Post Baccalaureate in Business Studies from Tulsa University and HND, Mechanical Engineering. Ian joined RESMAN in 2012.