People

Tellef Thorleifsson

Tellef Thorleifsson

(b. 1962) Tellef Thorleifsson is one of the founders of Northzone, and joined the Board of Directors of Klaveness in 2016. Prior to the founding of Northzone, he was one of the founders of Western…

Aleksander M. Stensby

Aleksander M. Stensby

Appointed Head of Klaveness Digital after Klaveness’ digital activity was spun out as a separate company in 2018. Before that he held the position as Chief Digital Officer between January 2016 up until 2018 after…

Christian Rynning-Tønnesen

Christian Rynning-Tønnesen

(b. 1959) Christian Rynning-Tønnesen is the CEO of Statkraft. Before joining Statkraft he was the CEO of Norske Skog. Mr. Rynning-Tønnesen has an engineering degree from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU). He…

Christian Andersen

Christian Andersen

(b. 1960) Mr. Andersen founded Stolt-Nielsen Gas in 2007 and was President until 2016 and Chairman of the board until late 2018. Avance Gas was established as a subsidiary of Stolt-Nielsen Gas in 2009 and listed…

Trond Harald Klaveness

Trond Harald Klaveness

(b. 1964)   Trond Harald Klaveness is the controlling shareholder of Torvald Klaveness. He joined the Board of Directors in 2011, after six years as CEO of the Company and in total 20 years in…

Morten Skedsmo

Morten Skedsmo

Appointed Head of Ship Owning & Projects in September 2012. From 2016 Head of Ship Owning and Service Development and Head of Container Shipping since 2017. Started working for Klaveness in 1990 and has held…

Engebret Dahm

Engebret Dahm

Appointed head of Combination Carriers in January 2015 and CEO of Klaveness Combination Carriers ASA in May 2019. CEO of Norwegian Car Carriers AS prior to joining Klaveness. Held various positions in Klaveness 1990-2006 amongst…

Ernst André Meyer

Ernst André Meyer

Appointed COO of Torvald Klaveness in May 2019. Prior to joining Klaveness he held the position as Executive Vice President in DNV GL with global responsibility for Offshore Classification. Worked 18 years in DNV GL…

Liv Hege Dyrnes

Liv Hege Dyrnes

Appointed CFO in February 2017 after 8 years in Torvald Klaveness. Experience from DNB Bank Shipping, Offshore and Logistics prior to joining Torvald Klaveness. Holds a Master of Science in Finance from NHH.

Lasse Kristoffersen

Lasse Kristoffersen

Appointed CEO of Torvald Klaveness in September 2011 after four years as Head of the Specialized Dry Bulk activities. Since August 2018 Kristoffersen has also been acting Head of Dry bulk. Worked 11 years for…