Olav Fjellså is VP External Affairs, Aker BP. He holds a Master’s Degree in Economics and Statistics from the University of Oslo in 1980.
After four years with the Norwegian Research Council he joined the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate, where he became section head for petroleum economics. He has performed interdisciplinary and economic analyses covering all major stages of the petroleum resource life cycle.
In the last twenty years, he has been working with Amoco, BP and now Aker BP, with main focus on external affairs and industry relations.
He has been responsible for business development, industrial relations, and external communication.