Team

A strong investment team includes financial experts and executives with extensive experience from digital transformation and development of new business models.

Espen Zachariassen

CEO

Espen Zachariassen

Espen is the CEO of Alytic and the former CEO of Wattsight and Markedskraft. He was instrumental in the transformation of Wattsight from a small regional player to an European powerhouse for power market analysis.

Espen holds a Master of Science in Business Administration & Finance from the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH). His training also includes The Solstrand program and an Executive MBA MASTRA from the Norwegian School of Economics and the Officer Academy.

Espen is always motivated by working together with skilled and determined people in making scalable and profitable companies.

Sigve Litsheim

VP Business Development – Technology

Sigve Litsheim

Sigve is VP Business Development, Technology at Alytic. He is the former Head of Platform Development at Volue, Chief Technology Officer at Wattsight and Markedskraft, and also Lead Architect at Thomson Reuters and Point Carbon.

With a proven track record of leading international teams and assisting international companies grow, Sigve brings a strong combination of deep technical expertise and business development skills.

Sigve holds a MSc in Computer Science from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology.

Haakon Michael Austad

VP Business Development – Analytics

Haakon Michael Austad

Haakon is Vice President Business Development, Analytics at Alytic. Prior to joining Alytic, Haakon served 10 years in various roles within data, analytics and technology at Kongsberg Defense and Aerospace, If Insurance and Fremtind Insurance.

Haakon has contributed, both as a developer and a leader, in developing successful products that apply data, analytics and machine learning. He also brings extensive experience from building and leading data-driven teams and organizations.

Haakon holds a PhD in mathematics and a Master of Science in Applied Mathematics from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology.

Kari-Anne Slaaen

VP People and Culture

Kari-Anne Slaaen

Kari-Anne Slaaen is VP People & Culture at Alytic. Before joining the Alytic team, she was the HR Manager of Volue Insight and Wattsight.

Kari-Anne brings extensive experience in strategic and operational HR, leadership development, change management and recruitment.

She holds a Cand. Polit in Counselling and Guidance, and a bachelor’s degree in Social Sciences, both from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology. She is also educated in Conflict Management and Mediation from Diakonhjemmet University College.

 

Eivind Klevmoen Døvik

Business Developer

Eivind Klevmoen Døvik

Eivind is a business developer at Alytic. Prior to joining Alytic, he was the CFO and Management Consultant at Sprint Consulting.

Eivind brings extensive experience from strategy and business development, finance and reporting.

He holds a master’s degree in Economics & Business Administration from the Norwegian School of Economics.

Morten Henriksen

Chairman of the Board

Morten Henriksen

Morten is Chairman of the Board of Alytic, Executive Vice President of Arendals Fossekompani, and the former CEO of Statkraft UK Ltd.

Morten holds a Master of Electrical Engineering from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology. He is or has been a board member of several tech-savvy enterprises, such as Kongsberg Gruppen, SIVA, Volue, EFD Induction, Scanmatic and Kontali – and also Chairman of the Board of Tekna Plasma.

As the former Chairman of the Board of Wattsight, Morten was instrumental in the transformation of Wattsight from a small regional player to an European powerhouse for power market analysis.

Stig Henning Svensson vp business development Alytic

Stig Henning Svensson

VP Business Development – Arendals Fossekompani

Stig Henning Svensson

Stig is currently Vice President Business Development at Arendals Fossekompani (AFK). Before joining AFK in 2019, Stig worked for 10 years in investment banking and consulting for DNB Markets and Deloitte.

Stig has been involved in several M&As, IPOs and strategy projects, and brings extensive deal and value creation experience to the team.

Stig holds a Master of Science in Business Administration & Finance from the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH), and is also an Authorized Financial Analyst from the Stockholm School of Economics.

Magnus Johansen business developer Alytic

Magnus Johansen

Business Developer – Arendals Fossekompani

Magnus Johansen

Magnus is currently a business developer at Arendals Fossekompani and a former consultant at Bekk Management Consulting.

Having worked with national and international companies, both within the private and public sector, Magnus brings experience from strategy and analysis, especially within the fields of innovation and data science.

Magnus holds a Master of Science in Industrial Economics from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology.

Per Olav Collin business developer Alytic

Per Olav Collin

Business Developer – Arendals Fossekompani

Per Olav Collin

Per Olav is currently a business developer at Arendals Fossekompani and a former consultant at PwC Consulting.

Per Olav has rich experience from both transaction advisory, valuation and strategy projects.

He holds a Master of Science in Financial Economics from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology.