Our team With our global team in Stavanger, Houston, and Aberdeen we deliver deep expertise and strong performance from the heart of the energy industry.

Global footprint

The EV team comprises 19 people, nine nationalities and three global offices, representing one team. Our global footprint is matched by our breadth of technical expertise, with disciplines covering electrical, software, renewable energy, traditional oil and gas and power engineering. Our cross-sector experience ensures we are well placed to discover and market pioneering technologies that will decarbonise the energy industry, and support the energy transition.

Check out our portfolio of technology-focused investments here.

EV Private Equity global team

How we work

Our culture is defined by inclusivity and integrity: we work in partnership with business owners to maximise value creation and sustainable returns for our investors, derived from our strong focus on ESG factors. By leveraging our comprehensive sectoral knowledge and global network, we build world-class companies and advance emission reduction technologies.

We help firms generate intellectual property, optimise their growth strategies, minimise their impact on the environment, and forge an inclusive and diverse culture in line with UN Sustainable Development goals.   Our approach is to provide unparalled advice and be supportive of management teams, while recognising their right to execute the strategy themselves.

The People

Helge Tveit
Helge Tveit

Managing Partner

Kjell Jacobsen
Kjell E. Jacobsen

Executive Chairman

Einar Gamman
Einar Gamman

Senior Partner

Rune Jensen
Rune Jensen

Senior Partner

Greg Herrera
Greg Herrera

Senior Partner

Anoop Poddar
Anoop Poddar

Senior Partner

Pelle Bildtsén
Pelle Bildtsén

Chief Financial Officer

Matt Anstead
Matt Anstead

Senior Partner

Tomas Hvamb
Tomas Hvamb

Investment Director

Espen Strøm
Espen Strøm

Investment Director

Karem Kobayashi
Karem Kobayashi

Compliance Director

Rajat Maheshwari
Rajat Maheshwari

Investment Manager

Kaivan Forouzesh
Kaivan Forouzesh

Senior Analyst

Jose Orellana
Jose Orellana

Senior Analyst

Jackie Burke
Jackie Burke

Senior Office Manager

Michelle Opiana
Michelle Opiana

Office Manager

Lars Sund

Junior Analyst

Amy Brownlie
Amy Brownlie

Office Manager

Bettina Bachmann
Bettina Bachmann

Managing Director, TwoB Consulting GmbH

Richard Spears
Richard Spears

Managing Director, Spears & Associates

Carl Stjernfeldt
Carl Stjernfeldt

Head of Corporate Development – Americas, Shell New Energies

Saad Bargach
Saad Bargach

President & CEO, BRYSS Inc.

Monika Inde Zsak
Monika Inde Zsak

Head of Innovation & Venture, BKK

Kaare Helle
Kaare Helle

Venture Director, DNV GL

Martyn Fear

Operating Partner