Our teamWith 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 is comprised of 19 people, 9 different nationalities, across 3 offices, representing one team. Our global footprint is matched by our breadth of technical expertise. With technical disciplines ranging from reservoir, drilling, mechanical, chemical, and software engineering as well as geophysics and naval architecture, we are well placed to discover and market pioneering technology.

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 returns for our investors. By leveraging our comprehensive sectoral knowledge and global network, we build sustainable, world-class companies.

We help firms to professionalise their systems, generate intellectual property and optimise their strategy. Our approach is to be supportive of management teams while recognising their right to execute strategy themselves.

The People

Helge Tveit
Helge Tveit

Managing Partner

Kjell Jacobsen
Kjell 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 & President

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 Manager

Rajat Maheshwari
Rajat Maheshwari

Investment Manager

Kaivan Forouzesh
Kaivan Forouzesh

Senior Analyst

Jebb Peria
Jebb Peria

Associate

Jose Orellana
Jose Orellana

Junior Analyst

Jackie Burke
Jackie Burke

Senior Office Manager

Michelle Opiana
Michelle Opiana

Office Manager

Amy Brownlie
Amy Brownlie

Office Manager

Bettina Bachmann
Bettina Bachmann

VP Subsurface & Wells Software, Shell

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