External offices: None
Year of birth: 1964
Position: Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, since 1 August 2018.
Number of shares in Equinor ASA: 27,529 (as of December 31, 2018)
Loans from Equinor ASA: None
Experience: Bacher joined Equinor in 1991 and has held a number of leading positions in Equinor, including that of platform manager on the Norne and Statfjord fields on the Norwegian continental shelf. He was in charge of the merger process involving the offshore installations of Norsk Hydro and Equinor. Bacher has also been senior vice president for Gullfaks operations and subsequently for the Tampen area, and Equinor’s Canadian operations within Development & Production International (DPI). His most recent position, which he held from September 2012, was as Executive Vice President, DPI.
Education: Master of Science in Chemical Engineering from the Norwegian Institute of Technology (NTH). He also holds a business degree in Finance from the Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NHH).
Family relations: No family relations to other members of the Corporate Executive Committee, the Board of Directors or the Corporate Assembly.
Other matters: Bacher is a Norwegian citizen and resident in Norway.