Seadrill appoints CEO

Offshore staff

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.


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