President and CEO
Anders Opedal has been the President and CEO of Equinor since November 2020.
Opedal joined Equinor in 1997, and has held senior leadership positions since 2007, including heading up Equinor’s project and procurement organization and been country manager in Brazil.
Driven by the company’s purpose to turn natural resources into energy for people and progress for society, Anders Opedal has presented ambitions for Equinor to reach net zero by 2050. Optimising oil and gas, accelerating renewables and building low carbon value chains are the pillars of the strategy.
Opedal holds a master's degree in engineering from The Norwegian University of Technology (NTNU) and an MBA from Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh.