The corporate management team at Siem WIS possesses broad, comprehensive experience from the oil and gas industry. The management and key employees of Siem WIS have over 120 years of experience from working for industry majors.
Geir Ove Nordheim - Managing Director / CEO
Geir Ove Nordheim (born 1966) has 25 years of experience in the oil and gas industry. His experience includes large rig-building projects at Aker and Kværner, subsea installation projects for Halliburton (Rockwater) and the subsea system production environment at FMC Technologies. He has held different managerial positions relating to procurement, contracts and supply chain management. Before joining Siem WIS in 2009 he worked as the Procurement Manager at FMC Technologies.
Elin Steinsland Vasstrand - Manager Support Services
Elin Vasstrand (born 1971) has 18 years of experience in the oil and gas industry. She holds a Bachelor's degree in Logistics and Supply Chain Management from Molde University College. She previously held the position as Supply Chain Manager for FMC Technologies before joining Siem WIS in 2010.
Tom K Askeland - Manager Technology & Operations
Tom K. Askeland (born 1966) has worked for over 25 years in the oil and gas industry on control systems, wireline and well intervention as an engineer, a senior product engineer and a project manager. Before Tom co-founded Siem WIS in 2005 he worked on the development of the new Riserless Well Intervention (RLWI) system for FMC Technologies and the establishment of the RLWI operational department.
Harry A Bolle - Manager Engineering
Harry Bolle (born 1957) has 30 years of experience in oil service industries. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Instrumentation/Automation from Bergen University College (HIB). He possesses extensive seismic experience in conventional marine seismics, downhole seismics (VSP) and 3C/4D seabed seismics. He joined the well intervention market with FMC Technologies in 2000 to develop the Riserless Light Well Intervention (RLWI) system. He established and managed the maintenance system for RLWI until he joined Siem WIS in 2006.
Jan Trygve Hjelmås - Manager QA/HSE
Jan Trygve Hjelmaas (born 1960) has 25 years of experience in drilling and oilfield services, the last ten years of which have involved QA/HSE and management systems. He has held project management positions both in Norway and abroad for FMC Technologies, including operational positions relating to well intervention, subsea and marine operations. Jan Trygve started working for Siem WIS in 2006.