Astrid Skarheim Onsum
Chair of the Board
Astrid Skarheim Onsum entered the board in May 2022, and was appointed Chairperson in May 2023. She has more than two decades of broad industrial experience, and has held a series of executive positions, CEO and board roles, in large corporations as well as start-up ventures. She has spent the majority of her career with various Aker companies. Her industrial experience include offshore and renewable energy production, mining, circular economy, digital solutions and software. Onsum was in 2021 appointed by the Norwegian Government to the expert committee for Climate Friendly Investments. Onsum currently also sits on the board of directors of global mining productivity player, Epiroc AB, listed on Stockholm Nasdaq, the board of offshore and maritime engineering and construction player Seatrium Ltd., listed in Singapore and Norwegian biodiversity start-up, Spoor a.s. Onsum holds a MSc in Mechanical Engineering from the Norwegian University for Technology and Science (NTNU) in Trondheim, Norway.