Board of Directors
Jon Erik Engeset
Chairman of the Board
Jon Erik Engeset has been CEO & President in Hexagon since 2013. He holds an MSc and MBA from NHH - Norwegian School of Economics.
Prior to joining Hexagon, Jon Erik was the CEO of Saferoad Group, a leading European supplier of road safety solutions.
He also has extensive experience from executive positions at Rolls Royce and Norsk Hydro.
Number of shares: 60 518*
*) includes shares owned by related parties
Espen Gundersen has extensive experience from executive positions. Until February 2022, he was the CFO and Deputy CEO of Tomra Systems, where he has held various positions since 1999. He is currently a full time non-executive board member and sits on the board of Scatec ASA, Kitron ASA and Kid ASA.
Espen is a professional accountant and has his MBA from BI Norwegian Business School. He is also the head of the Hexagon Purus audit- and compensation committees.
Number of shares: 20 619
Martha Kold Bakkevig
Martha Kold Bakkevig has extensive board experience from various industries, including Kongsberg and BW Group. She was the CEO of Deepwell from 2007-2017.
Martha holds two PhD’s, one of them specializing in Strategies for Commercialization of New Technology from BI.
Number of shares: 4 124*
*) Includes shares owned by related parties
MSc (BI Norwegian Business School) and MBA (London Business School). Flakk owns the Flakk Gruppen and has extensive experience from establishing, developing and operating industrial companies both in Norway and internationally. He has been CEO of the Flakk Group since 1996.
Number of shares 4 781 061
Includes shares owned by related parties
Rick Rashilla was named SVP Research & Development in Hexagon in 2020. Prior to his R&D role, Rick has held several key management positions in the Group, most recently as VP Hydrogen Automotive at Hexagon Purus’ location in Germany. He has 35+ years’ experience in managerial and R&D positions related to filament wound pressure vessels and other composites technology from General Dynamics, Brunswick Defence and Lincoln Composites.
Number of shares: 33,968
Karen Romer was appointed SVP Communications in Hexagon in April 2020. Prior to joining Hexagon, Karen was Senior Director at Hill & Knowlton Norway (H+K) where she led the corporate communications practice.
Karen has extensive experience from senior communications positions at Lindorff, Couche-Tard/Statoil Fuel & Retail and Aker Solutions.
Number of shares: 272