Eystein Eriksrud graduated from the University of Oslo in 1996 with a Master of Law degree.
Eystein’s main practice areas are in corporate, securities and finance law, with a focus on mergers & acquisitions, listings, banking and finance, private equity, capital markets, restructuring and other transactions. During his career Eystein has acquired invaluable knowledge and experience in diverse industries, particularly in the shipping and offshore sectors, energy including renewables, finance, technology, metals and chemicals etc. both as legal advisor and in senior management positions. Eystein has extensive domestic and international experience and is accustomed to working globally.
Prior to joining Kluge as a partner, Eystein has been a partner in the law firm Ro Sommernes, Deputy CEO of Siem Industries Inc., partner in the law firm Wiersholm, Group General Counsel of the Siem Industries Group (based in London) and Group Company Secretary in Kvaerner ASA (based in London). He has extensive board experience both as Chairman and board member in a number of listed companies.