Aker’s industrial holdings totalled NOK 35.1 billion at the end of 2016. This equates to 82 per cent of the gross asset value of Aker ASA and its holding companies.
The industrial holdings portfolio comprises the investments in Aker BP, Aker Solutions, Akastor, Kvaerner, Ocean Yield and Aker BioMarine. Aker has a long-term investment horizon for these companies.
Aker is actively involved in the development of its six industrial portfolio companies, cooperating closely with each company’s board and management. Every investment is monitored by Aker’s management with the support of a dedicated, analytical investment team. Aker also has representatives on the various company boards.