Re-election of Slungård proposed

May 3, 2004, 13:00 CEST

The election committee in Statoil ASA proposes that Anne Kathrine Slungård be re-elected as chair of the company's corporate assembly. The election of a new chair will take place at Statoil's annual general meeting (AGM) on Wednesday 5 May.

The election committee will propose the following shareholder representatives as members of the corporate assembly:

Chair Anne Kathrine Slungård
Deputy chair Wenche Meldahl
Kjell Bjørndalen
Kirsti Høegh Bjørneset
Erlend Grimstad
Anne Brit Norø
Asbjørn Rolstadås
Per-Inge Søreng

Deputy members:

1. Greger Mannsverk
2. Halvor Stenstadvold
3. Odd Anders With

The following people have already been chosen as employee-representatives in the corporate assembly:

Per Helge Ødegård
Åse Karin Staupe
Hans Marius Saltveit
Arvid Færaas

Election committee
The AGM will select two members for the election committee. Statoil's board proposes Villa Kulild and Jens Ulltveit-Moe as candidates.

Further information from:
Anne Kathrine Slungård, head of the election committee, tel: +47 48 24 88 75.