About


About eDrilling

eDrilling is a world leading provider of drilling and well performance solutions. We work closely with E&P companies, operators, and service companies to help them save cost, improve safety, and increase efficiency of drilling operations through one solution with mathematical models developed, tested and verified over 20 years.

Our mission is to help energy professionals at E&P companies, operators and service companies save cost, improve safety and increase efficiency of drilling operations by
providing integrated and dynamic drilling and well performance solutions needed to
better plan, prepare for, control and evaluate drilling operations.

Ownership

eDrilling is owned by Teresoft, which is owned by the HitecVision private equity investment company. Teresoft is a leading supplier of drilling and well performance solutions. See www.teresoft.no

Management

Toni Fadnes

CEO

Toni Fadnes

CEO

Toni was previously a Director and President at Merrick, and Chairman of the Board of Croxus, the Consumer Field Director in Microsoft Corporation, the COO of Microsoft Norway, and General Manager Consumer & Online Microsoft Norway. Fadnes holds a Master in Management Science from the University of Manchester.

Rolv Rommetveit

CTO

Rolv Rommetveit

CTO

Rolv Rommetveit founded and joined eDrilling from SINTEF Petroleum Research where he was Research Director responsible for Drilling & Well Technology. He has held various Management positions; such as Senior VP Petroleum for Rogaland Research (now IRIS), CEO of Proffshore Software & Services, Member of the Board of Petec AS, Proffshore AS and RF Forskningsinvest AS. He holds a MSc. in physics from University of Trondheim (NTNU) and a Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics from University in Bergen. He has more than 30 years’ experience from the Oil & Gas industry; mainly within technology developments, R&D and new solutions in drilling and well technology. He has authored more than 70 papers, and is member of the Programme Committee for SPE/IADC Drilling Conference. He received the Drilling Engineering Award from SPE for 2014.

Sven-Inge Ødegaard

COO

Sven-Inge Ødegaard

COO

Sven Inge joined eDrilling from Hitec Products Drilling where he was VP Business Development Manager. Sven Inge has been working with Drilling control and information systems for the last 20 years. Sven Inge has a Master degree in Cybernetics from the University in Stavanger.

Tatiana Østensen

CFO

Tatiana Østensen

CFO

Tatiana Østensen joined eDrilling from Visioneering Technology, a part of Aker Solutions DRT/MH Wirth where she was Manager Business Controlling VT and member of the VT management team. Tatiana has more than 26 years of finance and business controlling experience that includes corporate finance advisory and continuous improvement of business processes and economic models. Previously, Tatiana was a controller at Skretting. Moreover, Tatiana serves as a Director of Skanem, as well as a Director of Tide. Tatiana received a Master of Science in Industrial Economy from Saint Petersburg State University of Engineering and Economics (ENGECON).

Board

Torstein Harildstad

Executive Chairman

Torstein Harildstad

Executive Chairman

Torstein Harildstad is Group CEO and CEO of Software Innovation Norway. Harildstad has 20 years’ experience from various leadership roles, and 10 years at Microsoft. Additional experience include the consultant company ISI and web start-up Grape. Harildstad holds a MSc in computer science from the University of Trondheim as well as business studies from the Norwegian school of Management (BI).

Rolv Rommetveit

Director

Rolv Rommetveit

Director

Rolv Rommetveit founded and joined eDrilling from SINTEF Petroleum Research where he was Research Director responsible for Drilling & Well Technology. He has held various Management positions; such as Senior VP Petroleum for Rogaland Research (now IRIS), CEO of Proffshore Software & Services, Member of the Board of Petec AS, Proffshore AS and RF Forskningsinvest AS. He holds a MSc. in physics from University of Trondheim (NTNU) and a Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics from University in Bergen. He has more than 30 years’ experience from the Oil & Gas industry; mainly within technology developments, R&D and new solutions in drilling and well technology. He has authored more than 70 papers, and is member of the Programme Committee for SPE/IADC Drilling Conference. He received the Drilling Engineering Award from SPE for 2014.