Elisabeth Tørstad has two decades in management positions at DNV GL, most recently as CEO in business area Oil & Gas. Prior to that role, she served as Chief Technology Officer, as well as Chief Operating Officer for Maritime and Oil & Gas the Americas and Sub-Saharan Africa division. Elisabeth has a cross disciplinary background and has held management positions with global responsibilities within the Maritime, Oil & Gas and Renewable Energy business areas. Her academic background includes a Cand. Scient. degree in Physics from the University of Oslo and a degree of Business Administration from the Norwegian School of Management. Elisabeth joined DNV GL in 1995.