Group Management

Alf-Helge Aarskog, Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Aarskog has served as CEO of Mowi since 2010. Prior to this position, he was the CEO (2009 to 2010) and Exective Vice President (2007 to 2009) at Lerøy Seafood Group ASA. His previous positions include Managing Director (2004 to 2007) of Lerøy Midnor AS, a subsidiary of Lerøy Seafood Group ASA, and Head of Production (2002 to 2004) at Fjord Seafood ASA, a company that was later merged with ours. He holds a degree in Fish Nutrition from the University of Agriculture in Norway.

Number of shares: 38 670
Total options allotted: 2,260,865

Ivan Vindheim


Per-Roar Gjerde

Mr. Gjerde has served as COO Farming globally since November 2018, and before that he was COO Farming Norway and Chile from January 2017 to October 2018. Prior to this position, he was the Managing Director (2016) at Mowi Chile and Regional Director (2007 to 2016) of Mowi Norway Region West. His previous positions include Controller at Fjord Seafood Norway (2002 to 2007). This company became a part of Mowi in 2006. Per-Roar studied at the Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NHH), and has taken executive management courses at AFF in Norway and Insead in France.

Number of shares: 423
Total options allotted: 214,628

Ola Brattvoll


Ben Hadfield


Øyvind Oaland


Alf-Helge Aarskog

Nationality: Norwegian
Education: MSc. in Aquaculture from the Norwegian University of Life Sciences (UMB), as well as supplementary management education from Harvard Business School.
Experience: Mr. Aarskog has broad experience from the salmon farming industry. Prior to his position in Marine Harvest ASA, he was the CEO of the Lerøy Seafood Group ASA. Previous positions include Executive Vice President of the Lerøy Seafood Group, Managing Director of Lerøy Midnor AS and Head of Production in Fjord Seafood ASA, a company later merged with Marine Harvest ASA.

Number of shares: 1 039 264
Share appreciation rights* (year and number allocated):
2010: 6 360 527
2011: 5 671 682
2012: 5 000 000
2013: 5 000 000

Anne Lorgen Riise