Petter Quinsgaard

Senior Advisor

Petter Quinsgaard started his career in Bertil O. Steen in 1984 holding several positions in sales & marketing, before he continued in BMW Norge AS as Sales & Marketing Director in 1996.

After 18 years in the automotive industry Petter changed sector and began in ABAX AS in 2003.  The journey resulted in Petter building ABAX into one of Europe´s leading companies within Vehicle Tracking and Asset Management. During this time Petter managed and acquired extensive M&A experience through 8 acquisitions, in addition to the sale of ABAX on two occasions to Norwegian and international Private Equity companies.

ABAX has its headoffice in Larvik, Norway and has experienced considerable growth from its original 4 employees to over 400 employees with a turnover of 400 mill NOK in 2018. Petter leaves his position as CEO in ABAX and joins Interimleder AS in February 2019 yet continues to hold a board position in ABAX.

Petter brings with him solid leadership experience weighing importance on building the company´s culture and DNA with a clear vision and goals.

Petter holds a Master of Economics and Business Administration from BI Norwegian Business School.