Management

  • Kjell Hollen
    CEO
     
    Kjell is MSc (1991) in Materials Technology from NTNU. He has more than 20 years experience from the oil and gas industry.
     
    He has held several positions in the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD), Statoil and 7 years as V.P Cranes and Lifting Equipment in National Oilwell Varco. He has for the last years been partner and V.P in TS Group.
     
  • Ole Kristian Varhaugvik
    Sales Director - Oil & Gas
     
    Ole Kristian holds the position as Sales Director for the oil and gas business segment in Motus. Ole Kristian has technical education and holds a degree in Corporate Finance from Molde University College. 
     
    He has a background from engineering and has more than 18 years professional experience from the oil and gas industry. He has held several various position both national and international within National Oilwell Varco (NOV). 
     


     
  • Max Inge Julbø
    COO

    Max Inge has his formal education from Kristiansund Maritime school within control and process system. He has more than 20 years experience from process industry and oil and gas industry.

    He has held several positions within operation management and operation support in Omya, Norske Shell and 2 years as Managing Director at National Oilwell Varco Hjelset.  He has for the last years been partner and CEO in TS Group.
     
     
     
  • Maria Apneseth
    Manager Service & Technical Support
     
    Maria holds a BSc in Corporate Finance and has extensive higher education on Master Level within project- and process management.
     
    She has 10 years of experience from the oil & gas industry, mainly from the Crane and Material Handling Equipment manufacturers in Molde in the role of project manager and operations manager.
     
  • Roar Bjordal
    CFO
     
    Roar is MSc (2008) in Business Administration, from Agder University. He has previously worked with business controlling in Axess and has experience with auditing from major audit firms such as EY and KPMG.
     
     
     
  • Andreas Eilertsen
    Manager Engineering
    Andreas has a Bachelor in Marine Engineering and a MSc. in Marine Technology from NTNU (2008). He has over 11 years' experience from the oil and gas industry. 
     
    He has background from Acergy, where he performed hydrodynamic analysis and execution of offshore lifting operations. He has held several positions in National Oilwell Varco as Group Manager Machinery, Product Champion winch systems and Senior Engineer mechanical design og lifting and handling equipment. 
     
  • Bernt Sandøy
    CTO
     
    Bernt is MSc (1993) in Techical Cybernetics/Control Engineering from NTNU and BSc (1988) in Automation Engineering. He has worked with software for control systems for the oil and gas industry for more than 20 years.
    He has deep knowledge of control and safety systems for offshore cranes and lifting systems. He has also participated in the European group who has developed the new coming EN 13852-1 standard for offshore cranes. He has held several leading  positions in AS Stålprodukter, Hydralift ASA and National Oilwell Varco.