Executive Management team

Geir Bjørkeli CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Geir Bjørkeli joined Corvus in 2018. Prior to joining Corvus Energy he has 25 years of experience from leading positions in large maritime corporations worldwide
Geir is a mechanical engineer by training from Western Norway University of Applied Science, and holds an MBA in Shipping, Offshore and Finance at BI Norwegian School of Management and Nanyang Technical University, Singapore

Halvard Hauso CHIEF COMMERCIAL OFFICER

Halvard Hauso joined Corvus when he started the Norwegian office in 2015 and has been instrumental in leading the company’s sales growth worldwide. Today he is responsible for all sales, tech sales and commercial product management globally. Halvard has a mechanical apprenticeship, a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Heriot-Watt University in Scotland and a Business Finance degree from BI Norwegian School of Management.

Mette Rokne Hanestad CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

Mette Rokne Hanestad joined Corvus in 2018 and is responsible for all financial planning and activities in Corvus Energy. Mette has a four-year degree (Siviløkonom) from the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH), a Master’s degree in accounting and Auditing (MRR) from the BI Norwegian School of Management and is a State Authorized Public Accountant in Norway.

Lars Ole Valoen CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER

Lars Ole Valoen joined Corvus Energy as part of the acquisition and one of the founders of Grenland Energy in 2019. Lars Ole has a Master’s degree (1995) and a Doctoral degree (2000) from Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in chemistry and electrochemistry. In Corvus he is in charge of all technological development projects and research projects globally.

Richard Wing CHIEF RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT OFFICER

Richard Wing joined Corvus in 2018 as responsible for all engineering and R&D programs globally. Richard is passionate about helping technology companies achieve greater organizational effectiveness in bringing products and services to market, with shorter lead times and improved delivery accuracy. He has a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Hertfordshire University in the UK.

Gisle Frydenlund CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

Gisle Frydenlund joined Corvus Energy in 2018 and has been instrumental to build Corvus' new production philosophy rooted on automation, digitalization and Industry 4.0 principles. Frydenlund is responsible for all activities related to QHSE, supply chain, production and project execution. Gisle has a mechanical apprenticeship, holds a Master's degree in Industrial Economics from the University of Stavanger, and a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering from Western Norway University of Applied Science.

Henning Dahl CHIEF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT OFFICER

Henning Dahl joined Corvus Energy in 2019 and is responsible for the company`s business development strategies including new business models, services and and digitalization. Henning has a four-year degree (Siviløkonom) from BI Norwegian School of Management and a Master’s degree in Economic Psychology from the London School of Economics (LSE).