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Edda Wind appoints new CFO

Edda Wind is pleased to announce the appointment of Hermann Hovland Øverlie (43) as new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) following the resignation of Tom Johan Austrheim.

“I am very pleased to announce the recruitment of Herman Hovland Øverlie as new CFO in Edda Wind. Øverlie currently serves as Senior Vice President Business Development in Flex LNG and has experience as CFO in Amar Group. Øverlie has also extensive experience from financial/liquidity planning, risk management and financial analysis from Knutsen NYK Offshore Tankers and DnB. I am certain he will be a valuable contributor to the future development of our business”, says Kenneth Walland, CEO of Edda Wind.

Øverlie holds a master’s degree in Financial Economics from BI Norwegian School of Management. He will start in Edda Wind March 1, 2024.

For further queries, please contact:

Kenneth Walland, CEO Edda Wind,
Phone: +47 916 93 418
E-mail: Kenneth.walland@eddawind.com

About Edda Wind

Edda Wind is a leading offshore wind service company headquartered in Haugesund, Norway. The Company develops, builds, owns and operates purpose-built Service Operation Vessels (“SOV”) and Commissioning Service Operation Vessels (“CSOV”) for offshore wind farms worldwide.

Edda Wind is creating the next generation of offshore wind service vessels and
works closely with partners to develop new technologies to reduce emissions
without compromising operational capabilities or cost competitiveness.

The Company owns and operates three purpose-built offshore wind SOVs and three CSOV and has eight dedicated offshore wind vessels under construction – one SOV and seven CSOVs. All newbuild vessels are prepared for zero-emission utilising liquid organic hydrogen carrier and/or methanol as an energy source.