Karl Johnny Hersvik
Karl Johnny Hersvik (born 1972) has been CEO of Det norske since May 2014. Prior to joining Det norske, he served as head of research for Statoil. Mr Hersvik has held a number of specialist and executive positions with Norsk Hydro and StatoilHydro. He holds a number of directorships, including chair of the board of directors of OG21, and is a member of several boards whose objective is to promote cooperation between industry and academia. Mr Hersvik holds a Cand. Scient. (second cycle) degree in Industrial Mathematics from the University of Bergen.