In an extraordinary general meeting in Aegopodium AS on 19 March 2018, Geir Sjurseth was elected as new board member.
Mr. Sjurseth has more than 37 years experience from international bank/finance, shipping and offshore, and has worked most of his career for companies in Oslo, Singapore, Bergen and London. He spent eight years with DNB in Oslo, was the CFO for Westfal-Larsen/Masterbulk for six years, and joined DVB Bank SE in London in 2000, where he set-up the bank’s global advisory and M&A for shipping, offshore and aviation. From 2007 he was the Managing Director and head of the bank’s newly established Offshore Support Group. From April 2013 he was the Managing Director and Global Head of Offshore Finance. He was also Branch Manager of DVB Bank SE Singapore Branch. Sjurseth has also been the CFO of the Vesta group, and served as Managing Director of Bergen Fondsmeglingsforretning.
Mr. Sjurseth holds a M.Sc. in business economics (Siviløkonom) from the Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NHH), and an MBA in international finance from San Diego State University.