Aker has been a driving force for the development of knowledge-based industry since 1841

This is Aker

Aker ASA (Aker) is an industrial investment company with ownership interests concentrated in oil and gas, renewable energy and green technologies, maritime assets, marine biotechnology, and industrial software.

We exercise active ownership to create values, combining industrial expertise with financial strength and capital market expertise.

Through our board positions, we help to develop and strengthen each portfolio company by driving strategy developments, operational improvements, financing, restructurings and transactions.

Aker is the largest shareholder, directly or indirectly, in nine companies listed on Oslo Stock Exchange. Aker and companies in which Aker is the largest investor had a total turnover of more than NOK 83 billion in 2019, and a workforce of approximately 37,000, including temporary hires. About 21,000 of the workforce is in Norway.


Founded: 1841

CEO: Øyvind Eriksen

Main shareholder and chairman:
Kjell Inge Røkke

Oslo Børs

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Aker ASA is an industrial investment company that exercises active ownership to create value.