Dag Skattum was elected to the Nabors Board of Directors in 2014 upon the recommendation of our largest shareholders at the time to the Governance and Nominating Committee. Skattum currently serves as Chairman of the Risk Oversight Committee and as a member of the Governance and Nominating Committee of the Board.
Skattum serves as vice chairman, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa of JP Morgan. Previously, he served as Partner of TPG, a leading global private investment firm, based in London from 2007 until 2013. Prior to that, Skattum worked for JP Morgan for 21 years in a variety of roles in New York and London until his departure as Managing Director and Co-Head of Global Mergers and Acquisitions in 2007.
Skattum currently serves on the Board of Sonae SGPS S.A. in Portugal, the advisory board of the UAMS Mycloma Institute for Research and Therapy, Little Rock, Arkansas; the board of trustees of Allegheny College; and the International Board of Directors of Right to Play, a global organization leveraging sports and play to support children in troubled parts of the world. He received a B.A. in History from Allegheny College and an M.B.A. from the Simon Graduate School of Business at the University of Rochester.
Skattum has delivered valuable experience throughout his investment banking career, working with a variety of different industries throughout the world and advising other Boards.