Eystein comes from the position as a partner in Ro Sommernes. He has previously been Deputy CEO of Siem Industries Inc., partner in Wiersholm, Group General Counsel in the Siem Industries Group (based in London) and Group Company Secretary in Kværner ASA (based in London). He has extensive board experience as a Chairman and board member in several listed companies.
Eystein's main areas of practice are in corporate, securities and finance law, 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 industry, particularly in shipping and offshore sectors and renewables, both as a legal advisor and in senior management positions. In addition, Eystein has extensive national and international experience and is accustomed to work globally.