We have strengthened our team, and hired former KPMG partner Kai Michaelsen as Finance Director of Norsk Vind Energi AS.
Mr. Michaelsen is a German citizen who has been a resident of Norway since 1999. He studied economics, auditing and accounting at university in Germany and graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce degree. He is also a Certified Public Accountant in both the US and Norway.
Since 1992, Mr. Michaelsen has worked for KPMG, the international auditing firm, first in Hamburg, and then in New York and Oslo, and since 2006 in Stavanger. He has been managing partner for companies and branches of international and domestic corporate groups, particularly in the oil and gas service industry and project related activities.
Mr. Michaelsen speaks fluent Norwegian and English, in addition to his mother tongue of German., we are always interested
The Paris Agreement and ISBS, the UN climate panel, have demanded a faster pace in the transition to a low emission society. Norsk Vind AS wishes to be part of the solution and the change of pace towards zero emissions, and are seeking more competent employees.
This was written by Kristoffer Rypdal in a contribution to the debate in the VG newspaper on 24 October. Dr. Rypdal is a professor with the UiT – Norway's Arctic University and of the opinion that Hogne Hongset presented erroneous, flimsy and unserious claims in his article in VG two days earlier.