Alexandra Bech Gjørv appointed member of the Board of Directors of Technip
PARIS -- October 25, 2012
On October 23, 2012, Mrs. Alexandra Bech Gjørv was appointed member of the
Board of Directors of Technip (Paris:TEC), replacing Daniel Lebègue.
M. Pascal Colombani was appointed Chairman of the Audit Committee of the Board
Mrs. Bech Gjørv is also a member of the Audit Committee of the Board of
In addition, following the Ethics & Governance Committee’s proposal, the Board
of Directors appointed Gérard Hauser as the Company’s Senior Independent
Director for a two-year term.
Alexandra Bech Gjørv is a partner in the law firm Hjort (Norway) and also
chaired the public 22 July Commission on the terrorist attacks.
She began her career in law firms before joining Norsk Hydro ASA from 1993 to
2007 where she held a number of positions, including Executive Vice President
HR and HSE and Senior Vice-President, New Energy. She then moved to Statoil
ASA as Senior Vice-President, New Energy from 2007 until 2010 before joining
Hjort in 2010.
Alexandra Bech Gjørv graduated from the University of Oslo (Norway). She also
holds a diploma in legal studies from Oxford University (UK) and has studied
at Suffolk Law School in Boston (USA), after which she was admitted to
practice law in New York in 1993.
Technip is a world leader in project management, engineering and construction
for the energy industry.
From the deepest Subsea oil & gas developments to the largest and most complex
Offshore and Onshore infrastructures, our 32,000 people are constantly
offering the best solutions and most innovative technologies to meet the
world’s energy challenges.
Present in 48 countries, Technip has state-of-the-art industrial assets on all
continents and operates a fleet of specialized vessels for pipeline
installation and subsea construction.
Technip shares are listed on the NYSE Euronext Paris exchange and the USA
over-the-counter (OTC) market as an American Depositary Receipt (ADR: TKPPK).
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