Jan Petter Knutsen
Senior Vice President Operations Europe
Jan Petter Knutsen was appointed Senior Vice President of Operations Europe in June 2016. He joined MHWirth in 1996 and has extensive experience from various management positions within the company, including technical, project related and drilling lifecycle services roles. Prior to joining MHWirth he has ten years of experience from the oil and gas industry, mainly within rig construction.
Knutsen holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Agder and has studied machine engineering at Kristiansand Technical College. Knutsen is a Norwegian citizen.