Øyvind is a partner at Oaklins Norway. He has more than 15 years of experience in M&A, acting as a strategic advisor or an executive manager for private equity, entrepreneurs and both private and public companies. Øyvind has strong sector expertise in construction & engineering, telecoms and IT, and has managed a series of successful acquisitions in these sectors, both domestic and cross-border. He also has an in-depth understanding of technology and digitalization, and has been a CEO and board member of 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 about 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 he has completed executive programs in corporate finance and digitalization at Insead Business School.