Alf Ragnar Lovdal has been the Chief Executive Officer of North Atlantic Management AS since January 2013.
Mr Lovdal has served as Senior Vice President for Seadrill in Asia Pacific from April 2009 till December 2012. He was previously CEO in Seawell Management AS. Mr Lovdal has close to 30 years of experience from the oil and gas industry, of which 20 years as responsible for the well services business in the drilling contractor Smedvig, which Seadrill acquired in early 2006.
Mr Lovdal has over the years held several senior positions, including general manager operations for the mobile units. Prior to his engagement with Smedvig, Mr Lovdal held various positions in different oil service companies, including five years of offshore field experience with Schlumberger.
He has a degree in mechanical engineering from Horten Engineering Academy in Norway.
Mr Lovdal is a Norwegian citizen and resides in Norway.