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Executive Board Member
Robert A. (Bob) Solberg
Director, JDR Cable Systems LTD, and Chairman of Hyperdynamics, Houston, TX
Bob Solberg is director of JDR Cable Systems Ltd., which manufactures seismic cables for offshore surveys and umbilical cables, connecting and remotely operating wells drilled in very deep water and Chairman of Hyperdynamics, an exploration company that trades on the New York Stock Exchange. Solberg spent 33 years with Texaco, retiring in 2002 as president of commercial development responsible for the assessment of commercial viability and swift development of new assets worldwide. Bob's service includes; Board of Directors, Pioneer Natural Resources; Chairman, Scorpion Offshore Ltd; Advisor/Director, Katzenback LLC; non-executive chairman, the Hyperdynamics Corporation Board of Directors; UND Alumni Association and Foundation Board of Directors. Bob earned his BS in civil engineering from UND and in 2005 was inducted into the CEM Alumni Academy. He currently serves on the UND National Campaign Steering Committee.