Elected to Statoil’s board 

August 31, 2010, 17:35 CEST

The corporate assembly also re-elected Svein Rennemo as chair, Marit Arnstad as deputy chair, and Roy Franklin, Grace Reksten Skaugen and Jakob Stausholm as board members.

The election of the board will take effect from 1 September 2010.

Information on the members of the board can be found at www.statoil.com.

Contacts:

Investor relations
Hilde Merete Nafstad, vice president, investor relations
Tel: +47 95783911

Media
Jannik Lindbæk Jr, vice president for media relations
Tel: +47 97755622