Frank O. Reite
Chairperson of the Board
Frank O. Reite is a Norwegian citizen, born in 1970. He first joined Aker in 1995 and held the position as CFO in Aker ASA from August 2015 until August 2019. Mr. Reite has previously held the position as President & CEO of Akastor (up until 2015) and also held a variety of executive positions in the Aker group, including overseeing and developing Aker’s investments in Converto Capital Fund AS, Havfisk ASA, Norway Seafoods AS and Aker Yards ASA. Mr. Reite also has experience from banking and served as Operating Director at Paine & Partners, a New York-based private equity firm. Reite’s current board positions include being chair of Converto AS, deputy chair of the board and chair of the audit committee in Aker ASA, chair of Norron AB, and director of Solstad Offshore ASA. He holds a B.A. in business administration from Norwegian Business School BI in Oslo.
As of April 20, 2022, Mr. Reite holds, through a privately owned company, 200,000 shares in Akastor ASA and has no stock options. He is a Norwegian citizen and has been elected for the period 2022-2024.