Øyvind is a partner at Oaklins Norway and specializes in technology management, strategy, internationalization and M&A. He has extensive experience as a senior manager and as a strategic and financial advisor, from listed corporations, private companies and private equity. Øyvind has strong sector expertise in construction & engineering and technology/IT, and has managed a series of successful acquisitions in these sectors, both domestic and cross-border. Key clients he has advised include Tine, Nortura, Trym, Fibber, Cautus Geo and Rail Infrastructure. He also has an in-depth understanding of the use of technology and digital strategies. He holds several board positions in IT companies and has served as CEO, board member and advisor for several born global scale-ups.
Prior to joining Oaklins Norway, Øyvind served as executive vice president for M&A at Multiconsult ASA, where he managed an IPO process and over 20 transactions, including the acquisitions of Hjellnes Consult AS, Link Architecture AS, Iterio AB and Atkins Polska Z.o.o. Øyvind has an MSc in Telecommunications from the Norwegian Technical University, an Executive MBA in Strategic Management from the Norwegian School of Economics and an executive certificate in corporate finance and digitalization from Insead Business School.