VARD Group is a global designer and shipbuilder of specialized vessels. The company, through its specialized subsidiaries, develops power and automation systems, deck handling equipment, and vessel accommodation solutions, and provides design and engineering services to the global maritime industry.
Parent CompanyFincantieri
HQÅlesund, NO
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
VARD was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Ålesund, NO

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Key People/Management at VARD

Magne Bakke

Magne Bakke

Geir Kleppe

Geir Kleppe

Group Chief Controller
Else Karin Æsøy

Else Karin Æsøy

Vice President HR & Organisation
Rune Rødset

Rune Rødset

Senior Vice President Sales & Marketing
Anne Seth

Anne Seth

Vice President Business Development
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VARD Office Locations

VARD has offices in Ålesund, Brattvåg, Brevik, Søvik and in 19 other locations
Ålesund, NO (HQ)
Skansekaia 2
Brattvåg, NO
Strandgata 74
Brevik, NO
Strømtangveien 19
Sunndalsøra, NO
Industrivegen 3
Søvik, NO
Søvikneset 51
Søvik, NO
Terøy Industriområde 3
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VARD is a subsidiary of Fincantieri

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VARD Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was VARD founded?

    VARD was founded in 2004.

  • Who are VARD key executives?

    VARD's key executives are Magne Bakke, Geir Kleppe and Else Karin Æsøy.

  • How many employees does VARD have?

    VARD has 8,000 employees.

  • Who are VARD competitors?

    Competitors of VARD include Newport News Shipbuilding, General Dynamics NASSCO and Austal.

  • Where is VARD headquarters?

    VARD headquarters is located at Skansekaia 2, Ålesund.

  • Where are VARD offices?

    VARD has offices in Ålesund, Brattvåg, Brevik, Søvik and in 19 other locations.

  • How many offices does VARD have?

    VARD has 24 offices.