Born: 1962

Position: President and CEO of Statoil ASA since August 2004

External offices: Member of the board of directors of Novo Nordisk.

Number of shares in Statoil ASA: 61,151 (per 31.12.2013)

Loans from Statoil: None

Experience: Came to Statoil from the position of CEO in Aker Kværner ASA and held central managerial positions in the Aker RGI system from 1999. He has been political adviser to the Conservative Party of Norway's parliamentary group, a consultant with McKinsey & Co and deputy managing director of Nycomed Pharma AS.

Education: MA in business economics (siviløkonom) from the Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NHH) in Bergen and Master of Business Administration (MBA) from INSEAD in France.

Family relations: No family relations to other members of the CEC, members of the board or the corporate assembly.

Other matters: Helge Lund is a Norwegian citizen and resident.