Jan Byrkjeland | Senior Partner & Head of Consulting
Jan joined Rystad Energy in 2004 and is one of the senior partners for our consulting practice. He has played a major part in developing the firm from a start-up to a leading management consulting house specializing on upstream oil and gas and oil service. Jan has 20 years of experience in corporate strategy, macro analysis, market studies, deal screening, and transaction support for E&Ps, oil service and technology companies, and investors. Jan shows expertise in corporate finance, individual asset and portfolio valuation, and business development trends on the NCS and globally. Prior to joining Rystad Energy, Jan worked as Investment Manager at Northzone Ventures, a leading Nordic Venture Capital Company, where he led several investment transactions and took active part in portfolio follow-up through board memberships. Earlier in his career, Jan worked as an R&D Manager at ABB. Jan holds an M.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology and an MBA from INSEAD in France.