InterSearch Norway appoints seasoned technology leader as new Chairwoman

NORWAY, Jan. 30, 2019 – The experienced board- and technology leader Ingvild Myhre steps in as new Chairwoman for the Oslo and Stavanger based Executive search company already from the 1. September 2018. Mrs. Myhre has among other positions been the CEO of Telenor Mobil and Network Norway. Today she holds the role of Partner with Agera Norge.

“Mrs. Myhre has extensive boardroom level experience. She has also held several top-level executive positions with large, high-profiled Norwegian technology companies. That is a perfect match for us. For almost 30 years we have been specialising in Executive search within oil, energy & renewable energyshippinginfrastructure and professional services. Across the various sectors we represent we are constantly being reminded of the importance for top-level executives to have an increasingly stronger understanding of technology. This is an area where Mrs. Myhre will bring much needed experience.”

says Mr. Trond Hess, CEO of InterSearch Norway.

InterSearch Norway, which until recently was named Sekse & Hogstad, has been one of the leading Executive Search companies in the Rogaland region since its inception in 1992. In 2012 the company established its office in Oslo, having developed a strong presence in the greater Oslo area since then, working out of their offices at Lysaker.

InterSearch Norway is the Norwegian member of InterSearch Worldwide, a global alliance of Executive search companies with close to 90 offices in 50 countries.

Mrs. Myhre looks forward to getting involved with InterSearch Norway.

“Being able to contribute to positioning our best men and women for top-level executive positions is something I find both important and exciting. Diversity within senior executive committees and boardrooms is equally an aspect I believe will be of great importance going forward.”

Ingvild Myhre has an MSc Engineering from NTNU. She has been the CEO of the telecom company Network Norway and CEO of Telenor Mobil and Alcatel Telecom Norway.

Mrs. Myhre has more than 20 years of boardroom experience from both private and public companies.

About InterSearch Worldwide

Established in 1989, InterSearch is ranked as one of the top international executive search organizations in the world. InterSearch has over 90 offices in 50+ countries, enabling clients to have access to almost anywhere and anyone across the globe.

Carla Calvo
Operations & Communication

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