Tom Melbye Eide

Tom Melbye Eide

Chairman of the Board

Tom Melbye Eide, Chairman of the Board of Fortuna Fix, EVP and General Counsel Upstream in Royal Dutch Shell Plc (Shell).

Prior to joining Shell, Tom was EVP and GC for BG Group Plc from May 2015 to February 12 2016 where he managed the sale of the company to Shell for USD 52 billion.

From 2013 to 2015, Tom held the position as EVP and GC for SAPA AS, a world leader in aluminum downstream solutions.

From 2006 to 2013, he was at Statoil where he first served as Senior Vice President and then General Counsel and Head of Legal in the Business Area Global Strategy and Business Development.

Prior to Statoil, he worked as General Counsel and EVP for the largest general insurance company in the Nordic region, If P&C Insurance Ltd in Stockholm for eight years from 1999 to 2006.

He has also held senior positions at the Legal Department in the Storebrand Group (1996-99), Oslo; and has been senior legal adviser for the Norwegian Ministry of Industry and Energy (1992) and Ministry of Finance (1993-96).