Executive Vice President Metal Markets and Primary Metal, Member of the Management BoardMs. Hilde Merete Aasheim was Executive Vice President Primary Metal and Member of the Management Board of Norsk Hydro ASA since March 30, 2009. She was Executive Vice President, Aluminum Metal business area of the Company from November 2008. She joined Norsk Hydro ASA in October 3, 2005, as Executive Vice President for Leadership Culture . Before she came to Hydro Norsk ASA, she was working at the Norwegian industrial Company Elkem AS from 1986 to 2005. She had several senior positions in the Company, both as Line Manager and Manager for Functions such as finance, human resources, health, environment and safety. In 2002, she was Head of the Silicon Division and also Member of Elkems Corporationrationrate Management Board. She was also Head of the Integration between Statoil and Hydro oil and gas activities. Additionally to her current duties at the Company, she serves as Chairperson of the Board in Norsk Industri
Age: 58 President Since 2009Aasheim has a MS degree in Economics and Business Administration from Norges Handelshoyskole, Bergen NHH, and is also Certified Public Accountant.