HAMILTON, Bermuda – Seadrill Management has appointed Fredrik Halvorsen as CEO.
He succeeds Alf C. Thorkildsen, who will remain on the board of North Atlantic Drilling Ltd, a majority owned subsidiary of Seadrill.
The company also announced that its board has decided to explore establishing a new management service function in an alternative location. London, Dubai, Singapore, and Houston are under consideration. A final decision is expected by the end of the year.