Hans Peter holds a MBA degree from Amos Tuck School of business Administration at Darthmouth College in Hanover New Hampshire, USA. After his US education he worked with ALCOA (Aluminum Company of America) for 3 years before starting in the Fuglesangs Group. Here Hans Peter managed Fuglesangs AS for 40 years before handing the helm over to his son Alexander, the 5th generation Fuglesang.
Today Hans Peter is the Chairman of the Board of G. R. Fuglesangs Sønner AS, Fuglesangs AS, Fuglesangs Subsea AS, FMS AS and Fuglesangs UK. In addition to working with the Fuglesangs Companies Hans Peter has had numerous Board positions in small and large corporations.
Alexander holds a BComm title from The University of British Columbia in Canada. After completing his studies which also included biology, he spent 2 years working for Kennet Partners, a private equity fund focused on new technologies, based in London and Silicon Valley. He is a shareholder and Director in the main holding company in the Fuglesangs Group (est 1855), the former CEO of Fuglesangs AS and enjoys working with talented people in bringing new technologies to market.
Alexander has been working with pump solutions since childhood, of which the past 10 years have been full time and with considerable energy and passion.
Curtis is a seasoned oil & gas senior executive and investor, with a background from law, and with substantial experience in the subsea and drilling segments. He was actively involved in the development of the subsea-tree business Argus Subsea (part of Proserv Group) and in Secure Drilling’s Managed Pressure Drilling technology (part of Weatherford).
He also has background as CFO of Weatherford, as President and CEO of the drilling equipment vendor Grand Prideco (part of National Oilwell Varco), and founder of private equity companies focused on oil service and related technologies.
Curtis is invested in Fuglesangs Subsea AS through Freebird Partners LP and takes an active role in the strategy and business development of the company.