Øistein Widding Egon Zehnder, Oslo
Øistein Widding, based in Oslo, is involved in a broad range of the Firm’s services including executive search, board reviews, board recruitment, management appraisal, CEO succession, and accelerated integration of executives transitioning into new roles. He serves clients across all sectors, with particular expertise in the oil, gas and energy sectors, including oil services.
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Øistein was a Senior Vice President with Aker Solutions ASA, responsible for a portfolio of global products and services businesses. He previously served as Investment Director for Aker Solutions. Earlier, Øistein was a Partner with McKinsey & Company in Oslo, serving clients in oil & gas and industry across Europe and the Middle East.
Øistein earned an MSc in Industrial Management from Norwegian University of Science and Technology and an MBA from IMD in Lausanne, Switzerland.