Tor Erling Gunnerød
Norvestor Equity AS
Tor Erling has for the last 6 years been a Partner at Norvestor, a leading mid-market Private Equity company in the Nordics. Prior to this he was with MHWirth, formerly known as Aker Solutions Drilling Technologies, where he was first CFO and then Senior Vice President and Head of Operations for Europe, the Middle East and Africa, where he ran operations in more than 20 countries, including Norway, UK, Germany, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Russia, Algeria, among others. A specialist in finance, operations, strategy and business development, but has also had responsibility for compliance for more than 6 years as part of his CFO role. He holds board positions at READ, providers of well intelligence, corrosion specialists Presserv, the offshore logistics software company Kabal, and Marine Aluminium amongst others. Tor Erling started his career at the consultancy firm Arkwright before moving to Bain & Company, mainly focusing on private equity investments, both on the transaction side and on the portfolio side, and then to Aker Kværner where he was senior advisor within M&A and secretary to the Board of Directors.