US offshore drilling contractor Noble Corporation's executive team following the planned completion of its merger with Danish peer Maersk Drilling will include at least four of Maersk’s executives.

The executive team will include Maersk Drilling executives Caroline Alting, Marika Reis, Mikkel Ipsen and Claus Bachmann as heads of operational excellence, innovation, human resources and operations—North Sea, respectively.

The combined company will be led by current Noble chief executive Robert Eifler.