Board of Directors

Bjørn Henriksen – Chairman
Mr. Henriksen is Co-founder and partner of Vestenfjeldske AS. He has more than 25 years of offshore industry experience. Mr. Henriksen has previously held the position as CEO of Prosafe Production, President of Prosafe’s Accommodation Business and CFO and COO of
Prosafe SE in addition to various managerial positions in Transocean and Arthur Andersen. Mr. Henriksen is a State Authorized Public
Accountant.

  • Master Marine Board member since May 2014
  • Other board memberships; Nordsjø AS (board member)

 

Robert Furuhjelm – Board member
Mr. Furuhjelm joined NC Advisory, advisor to the Nordic Capital funds, in 2003. Prior to joining Nordic Capital he worked for SEB Corporate Finance in London and Helsinki. Between 1994 and 1996 he worked in the Investment Banking Division of Goldman Sachs in London. Mr Furuhjelm holds a BSc in Economics from the Swedish School of Economics and Business Administration in Helsinki.

  • Master Marine, Board member since October 2017
  • Other board memberships: Luvata Oy, Britax Group Ltd (board member); Lagkagehuset

 

Thomas Mejdell – Board member
Mr. Mejdell joined NC Advisory, advisor to the Nordic Capital funds, in 2014. From 2011-2014 he worked with Morgan Stanley in London. Mr. Mejdell holds a M.Sc. in Finance and CEMS and a B.Sc. in Economics and Business Administration from Norwegian School of Economics.

  • Master Marine, Board member since April 2015
  • Other board memberships: Resman (observer) 

 

Henrik Bakken – Board member
Mr. Bakken joined NC Advisory, advisor to the Nordic Capital funds, in 2014. From 2005-2008 he worked with Boston Consulting Group and from 2008-2014 he worked with SEB Corporate Finance where he was responsible for coverage of the shipping and logistics sector since spring 2012. Mr. Bakken holds a M.Sc. in Industrial Economics and Technology Management.

  • Master Marine, Board Member since April 2015
  • Other board memberships: Resman (board member)

 

Stein Diesen – Board member
Mr. Diesen has more than 40 years offshore Project and operational experience from Aker, Statoil and Smedvig/Seadrill of which 15 years in Uk and Asia. Since 2010 he has been an independent consultant working for DnB, Prosafe and Knutsen OAS. Mr. Diesen is educated as BSc electrical and MSc Business Management and has previously held positions as Deputy Procurement Director (Statoil) and as Senior Vice President (Seadrill).

  • Master Marine, Board Member since May 2017