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Geir Utne Berg, CEO & President

  • Geir Utne Berg holds an MBA from NHH (Norges Handelshøyskole) and a M Sc. from CBS (Copenhagen Business School). Most recent assignment prior to Crudecorp was the position as VP Operations at Vista Holding Group with responsibilities from the groups global operations from oil & gas, real estate, marine bioprospecting, processing and analyzing  of financial information.


Jan Terje Lea, CFO-USA and Controller

  • Extensive international finance and controllership experience from Norway, USA, Canada, Venezuela, Dubai and Bahrain. Involved in oil and gas services company start-ups and subsequent sales to Industrial and Private Equity buyers while being based in Houston for the past 10 years.
  • Responsibilitiy for commercial infrastructure, in multiple legal entities, encompassing budgeting, management reporting, legal compliance, tax filings, administrative support, audits, office facilities, contracts review, project control and IT. Management of finance teams on multiple international locations. Have set up several subsidiaries and handled system implementations. Previous employers: Hitec/National Oilwell Varco (NOV) and Roxar.
  • Project Controller for alliance between NOV, ABB, Aker Kværner and Phillips Petroleum Company Norway for NOK 1B+ project for the engineering, fabrication, installation and commissioning phases of the 2/4X drilling and topside facilities for the Ekofisk field in the North Sea. Similar role in topside and drilling rig projects for the Gulf of Mexico.
  • Involved in a number of due diligence processes and acquired company integration.
  • Consulting assignments for oil and gas service companies.
  • Bachelor of Arts with Honors (Siviløkonom) from Strathclyde University and University of Central Missouri with emphasis on Economics, Finance and Statistics.


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