This is Aker
For the past 175 years, Aker has driven forward the development of internationally focused, knowledge-based industry in Norway. Aker ASA is an industrial investment company that exercises active ownership to create value. Aker combines industrial expertise with knowledge of the capital markets and financial strength.
In its capacity as owner, Aker helps to develop and strengthen its portfolio. Aker works to drive strategy development, operational improvements, financing, restructuring and industrial transactions forward.
Aker’s ownership interests are concentrated in the oil and gas, maritime assets and marine biotechnology sectors. The investments consist of two portfolios:
The industrial holdings are strategic in nature and are managed with a longterm perspective. They comprise Aker’s ownership interests in Aker BP, Aker Solutions, Akastor, Kvaerner, Ocean Yield and Aker BioMarine.
The financial investments comprise cash and liquid assets, real estate development projects and other assets managed with a shorter, opportunistic ownership perspective.