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AKVA group ASA

Plogfabrikkvegen 11
Klepp Stasjon 4353
47 51 77 85 00

IndustryFarm & Heavy Construction Machinery
Full Time Employees1,429

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Knut NesseChief Exec. Officer3.1MN/A1967
Mr. Ronny MeinkoehnGroup Chief Financial Officer2.26MN/A1978
Mr. Stale OklandGroup Director of Communications & Sustainability1.32MN/AN/A
Ms. Maren Hognestad SundeGroup HR Director1.24MN/AN/A
Mr. Andrew CampbellChief Operating Officer Sea Based International2.29MN/A1966
Mr. Johan Fredrik GjesdalChief Operating Officer of Land Based1.93MN/A1983
Mr. Asle Kjetil BratteliChief Digital Officer2.23MN/A1961
Mr. Glenn MoChief Operating Officer Egersund Net1.71MN/AN/A
Mr. Kristian BotnenChief Operating Officer of Sea Based Nordic2.04MN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2022 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in NOK.


AKVA group ASA designs, purchases, manufactures, assembles, sells, and installs technology products; and provides rental and consulting services for the aquaculture industry. The company operates through three segments: Sea Based Technology (SBT), Digital, and Land Based Technology. The SBT segment offers plastic cages, steel cages, fish farming cages, feed barges, feed systems, sensor and camera systems, light systems, net cleaning systems, remotely operating vehicles, and nets and mooring systems under the Polarcirkel, Wavemaster, and Akvasmart hardware brands. This segment also supplies polyethylene boats and pipes to aquaculture and other industries, as well as plastic pen. The Digital segment provides production control, planning, traceability, and ERP software for the aquaculture and fishing industries under the Fishtalk, AKVAconnect, and AKVA Observe. The Land Based Technology segment designs and delivers recirculation systems for land-based fish farming, as well as provides water quality conditions for fresh and seawater operations. AKVA group ASA operates in Norway, Chile, the United Kingdom, Denmark, Canada, and internationally. The company was incorporated in 1982 and is based in Klepp Stasjon, Norway. AKVA group ASA is a subsidiary of Egersund Group AS.

Corporate Governance

AKVA group ASA’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of May 1, 2023 is 8. The pillar scores are Audit: 3; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 8.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.