Jan Egil Braendeland

KBR appointed Jan Egil Braendeland as president of its oil and gas business unit. He brings more than 20 years of experience in the upstream industry, rejoining the company after a brief period of time at another firm, where he served as senior vice president of upstream global business development. He was previously employed by KBR for 18 years, where he held leadership positions, the last being senior vice president of business development for the oil and gas business unit. Braendeland holds an MS in naval architecture and marine engineering from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology and a diploma in business and administration from the Surrey Business School of the University of Surrey in the UK.