New head of Hydro Energy

April 8, 2002, 01:00 CEST

Hilde Myrberg has been appointed Sector President of Hydro Energy effective June 1.

Hilde Myrberg (44) takes over from Reidar Sæther, who after many years in leading positions in Hydro and seven years as head of Hydro Energy has asked to step down.

Myrberg is a lawyer and holds an MBA from Insead. She has held various positions within Norsk Hydro since 1985. She currently heads Power Sourcing and Marketing within Hydro Energy.

In her new position she will report to Tore Torvund, President and CEO of Hydro's business area Oil and Energy.

New head of Power Sourcing and Marketing

Hanne Harlem (37) has been appointed the new head of Power Sourcing and Marketing, reporting to Hilde Myrberg.

Harlem, a lawyer, was in Hydro from 1998 to 2000 and has worked in the Oil and Energy staff since her return to Hydro in February 2002, after serving as Norway's Minister of Justice.