Oscar Spieler, Chief Executive Officer, Golar Management Ltd.
Mr. Oscar Spieler has been the Chief Executive Officer of Golar LNG Ltd. since May 10, 2016 and prior to this was Executive Advisor to the Board of Golar LNG Limited from 2011 to 2016. Mr. Spieler has also previously served as Chief Executive Officer of Golar LNG Energy Limited from July 2009 to June 2011. Prior to this appointment, Mr. Spieler had served as Chief Executive Officer of Sea Production Ltd. from October 2006 to October 2008 and as Chief Executive Officer of Frontline Management AS from 2003 to 2006. Mr. Spieler has also previously served as Technical Director of Frontline Management AS from November 1999 until 2003. From 1995 to 1999, he served as Fleet Manager for Bergesen, a major Norwegian gas tanker and VLCC owner. From 1986 to 1995, Mr. Spieler worked with the Norwegian classification society DNV, working with both shipping marine operations and offshore assets. Mr. Spieler has also served as a Director of Archer Limited (formerly, Seawell Limited). Mr Spieler holds a Masters degree in Naval Architecture from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology.
Brian Tienzo, Chief Financial Officer, Golar Management Ltd.
Brian Tienzo is our Chief Financial Officer and has served as the Chief Financial Officer of Golar Management since July 2011. Mr. Tienzo joined Golar Management in February 2001 as Group Management Accountant. From 1995 to 2001 he worked for Z-Cards Europe Limited, Parliamentary Communications Limited and Interoute Communications Limited, in various financial management positions. He is a member of the Association of Certified Chartered Accountants.
Oistein Dahl, Chief Operating Officer and Managing Director of Golar Wilhelmsen Management (GWM)Oistein Dahl is our Chief Operating Officer and the Managing Director of Golar Wilhelmsen Management (GWM). GWM is Golar's own technical management company and is a joint venture (owned 60% by Golar) with Wilhelmsen Ship Management. Mr. Dahl started in Golar in September 2011. He comes from Höegh Fleet, where he was President for four years. He has served in Höegh for several years and has had several positions within vessel management, newbuilding and projects, as well as business development. Mr. Dahl has also worked within offshore engineering and with the Norwegian Class Society DNV. Mr. Dahl has a MSc degree from the NTNU technical university in Trondheim.
Hugo Skår, Chief Technical Officer, Golar Management Ltd
Mr. Skår has served as Vice President, Project Management for Golar LNG since 2004 and became CTO in 2009. Mr. Skår has been responsible for the successful FSRU conversion projects. Mr. Skår has an MSc degree in Naval Architecture. He has worked 9 years in Bergesen (Newbuilding & Project Division) and has an extensive experience from newbuilding supervision and VLCC conversions to FPSO (Floating Production Storage Offshore). From 2001 to 2004, he served as Site Manager and Project Manager for the construction of Bergesen’s new LNG carriers.
H. Marius Foss, Senior Vice President – Head of Shipping, Golar Management Ltd.
Formerly Chartering Manager of Frontline Management AS, Mr. Foss brings to Golar over 25 years shipping experience having acted for various brokers and owners in the oil and gas business.