Multiconsult ASA appoints Executive Vice President of International Business

Torbjørn Blom-Hagen (43) has been appointed Executive Vice President of International Business in Multiconsult ASA, effective from October 2015. He will lead the International segment and join  Multiconsult’s executive management team.

3. August 2015

Blom-Hagen is currently Senior Vice President in Aker Solutions, leading a global business unit in the oil and gas industry.

“I feel confident that we have found the right person to realise and further develop Multiconsult’s international ambitions. Torbjørn has an impressive international track record and a very interesting background for the position. He offered very convincing answers regarding the position during the recruitment process” says Christian Nørgaard Madsen, CEO of Multiconsult ASA.

Solid background and right profile
Multiconsult’s new executive director has extensive experience from international growth processes through his current role in Aker Solutions, leading operations in Norway, UK, Canada and the USA. He has also previously led numerous business development and M&A processes in Aker Solutions, as well as having been an advisor in Capgemini’s European business development unit.

Blom-Hagen holds an MSc from NTNU in Norway and an MBA from INSEAD in France. He lives in Lommedalen, on the outskirts of Oslo.  

«It has been important for us to select a candidate with a personality that suits Multiconsult and is a good fit for the executive management team. I feel confident that Torbjørn is the right person based on these criterias too» says Nørgaard Madsen.

For further information, please contact:

   Christian Nørgaard Madsen, CEO
   Phone: +47 901 16 697

   Gaute Christensen, VP Communications
   Phone: +47 911 70 188

Multiconsult is a leading Norwegian multidisciplinary engineering consulting firm, with more than 1 700 employees and 30 offices in Norway and abroad. Multiconsult’s home market is Norway, representing 92 per cent of 2014 operating revenues. The Company focuses on six market areas: Buildings and Properties, Transport and Infrastructure,Energy, Oil and Gas, Industry and Environment and Natural resources. The Company has an operating history that spans more than a century, with the inception of Norsk Vandbygningskontor in 1908. In 2014 Multiconsult completed more than 8 000 projects for approx. 3 700 different customers.