Torstein Dale Sjøtveit
Founder and Executive Chairperson of the Board of Directors
Mr. Sjøtveit founded FREYR Legacy in 2018 and has served as its Executive Chair since its inception.
Prior to FREYR Legacy, Mr. Sjøtveit was Group Chief Executive Officer of Sarawak Energy Berhad in Malaysia. Prior to SEB, Mr. Sjøtveit held multiple senior leadership roles at large industrial companies, including President and Chief Executive Officer of Aker Yards ASA (now a subsidiary of STX Corporation) and Executive Vice President of Aluminum Metal of Norsk Hydro ASA.
Mr. Sjøtveit has served on the Board of Directors of Syncron AB and on the Board of Directors of the International Hydropower Association. During his tenure at Norsk Hydro, Aker Yards, and Sarawak Energy, Mr. Sjøtveit served on other Boards of Directors, including for Torvald Klaveness Group and the Norwegian Petroleum Association.
Mr. Sjøtveit studied engineering at Porsgrunn Tekniske and Stavanger ingeniørhøgskole (now part of the University of Stavanger).