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Michael S. Haagaard

Chief Executive Officer

Professional resume

Michael holds an MSc in Geology from the University of Copenhagen. He has 28 years experience in the Norwegian and international upstream oil industry with several international postings in various technical and managerial positions including: Exploration Manager for Saga Petroleum in London, Vice President for Aker Geo Seismic, Vice President for Compagnie Generale de Geophysique’s multi-client business in London and Houston respectively and EVP & Chief Operating Officer for Genesis Petroleum Corporation Plc which he co-founded in 2003. He co-founded Fortis in 2010.