Corporate governance

DNV GL corporate governance structure

DNV GL Group AS, a Norwegian limited company ("DNV GL") was established as the group management company for the DNV GL Group (the "Group") as of September 2013. As of December 14 2017, DNV GL is fully owned by Det Norske Veritas Holding AS ("DNV Holding"). DNV Holding AS is fully owned by the Stiftelsen Det Norske Veritas, a Norwegian foundation.

The combination between the two legacies DNV Group and GL Group was structured by DNV Group AS, a wholly owned subsidiary of DNV Holding, acquiring the group management company of the legacy GL group; Germanischer Lloyd SE. DNV Group AS changed its name and became DNV GL Group AS.

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