Term of office: Member of the Board of Equinor ASA since 19 March 2015. Member of the Board's Audit Committee.
Year of birth: 1970
Other directorships: Chair of the Board of Norwegian Hull Club (NHC), board member of SATS ASA, Rockwool International A/S, BW Offshore ASA, Klaveness Combination Carriers ASA, Wilh. Wilhelmsen Holding ASA and Handelsbanken Norge.
Number of shares in Equinor ASA: None (as of 31 December 2020)
Loans from Equinor ASA: None
Experience: Herlofsen is an independent board member and consultant. She is a Senior Advisor in Altor Private Equity AB (not full-time) and she was previously the Chief Financial Officer in Wallenius Wilhelmsen ASA, an international shipping company. Before joining Wallenius Wilhelmsen, she was the Chief Financial Officer in the shipping company Torvald Klaveness since 2012. She has broad financial and strategic experience from several corporations and board directorships. Herlofsen’s professional career began in the Nordic Investment Bank, Enskilda Securities, where she worked with corporate finance from 1995 to 1999 in Oslo and London. During the next ten years Herlofsen worked in the Norwegian shipping company Bergesen d.y. ASA (later BW Group). During her period with Bergesen d.y. ASA/BW Group she held leading positions within M&A, strategy and corporate planning and was part of the group management team.
Education: MSc in Economics and Business Administration (“Siviløkonom”) and Certified Financial Analyst Program (AFA), the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH). Breakthrough Program for Top Executives at IMD business school, Switzerland.
Family relations: No family relations to other members of the Board, members of the Corporate Executive Committee or the Corporate Assembly.
Other matters: Herlofsen is a Norwegian citizen and resident in Norway.