Narve Karlsen

Senior Advisor

Narve Karlsen (1969) joined Interimleder AS in September 2019 as Senior Advisor. Narve brings with him extensive management experience from both public and private sectors.

Narve has previously held management positions in several market-leading companies, the latest being a management position in Barco.
He has excellent knowledge of the regulations on public procurement and public administration after working as a consultant in the field since 2007, and eight years as Purchasing Manager in the municipality of Sarpsborg, Norway.

Narve has held positions both nationally and internationally. For the past 10 years he has worked in, and with foreign companies, from which he has gained a broad cultural understanding. Narve has worked extensively with restructuring- and change-management processes, where he has achieved impressive results. Narve also has experience in lecturing at BI Norwegian Business School.

Narve has a great execution ability and is an avid outside the box thinker who enjoys a challenge.