Remi Eriksen became Group President and CEO of DNV GL Group on 1 August 2015, bringing deep and wide management experience from the oil, gas, energy and maritime industries in Asia, Europe and the Americas.
He was previously Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at DNV GL Group, where he grew management skills in leading change in a complex, multi-cultural, global business environment to create and capture sustainable growth opportunities.
While familiar with general technology challenges and opportunities, Mr. Eriksen’s technical expertise lies within offshore and marine technology as well as gas value chains. He has initiated and managed several joint-industry projects in the offshore and marine domain, resulting in global standards and recommended practices.
Mr Eriksen holds a Master’s in electronics and computer science from the Norwegian Institute of Technology (NTNU) and conducted his executive education at Rice University, IMD and INSEAD. In the course of his career he has also published several professional papers and articles and has become an appreciated public speaker.