Management


Executive Management
Søren Andersen Søren Andersen

Søren Andersen

Chief Executive Officer

Søren was appointed StormGeo CEO in 2019. He has more than 20 years of international leadership experience from his time at A.P. Møller, Maersk, APL and Rickmers. With a background in shipping, he has a deep understanding of the challenges and opportunities facing traditional industries as well as how these can be solved via digitalization and the use of modern technology. Søren is highly committed to leading StormGeo in our work to deliver the most innovative and best-in-class decision support solutions and services for weather-sensitive operations in a sustainable manner.
Bjarte Johnsen Bjarte Johnsen

Bjarte Johnsen

Chief Financial Officer

Responsible for delivering StormGeo’s strong financial performance, Bjarte joined StormGeo in 2011 as CFO. He has more than 20 years of international financial management experience, including CFO for both Wema System and J Martens and a senior finance position at Vizrt. Bjarte holds a Master’s degree in Finance and Business administration from NHH, Bergen.
Gard Hauge Gard Hauge

Gard Hauge

Chief Technology Officer

Leads a small and agile team focused on growing existing and future business areas for StormGeo. Holds a strong technology and analytic background with a focus on how weather and data science influences people and complex decisions. An expert in understanding how weather influences complex operations and how advanced services can help to safeguard critical operations.
Mette Krohn-Hansen Mette Krohn-Hansen

Mette Krohn-Hansen

Chief People Officer

Heads StormGeo's human resources team. Mette has been a part of the StormGeo team for over 20 years, serving as Managing Director, then HR Director prior to her current position. Before StormGeo, Mette served in several positions at Shell Oil Company, Investa AS and TV2 AS. She has been a board member in Bergen Chamber of Commerce, Bergens Tidende and Nansen Center. Mette Holds a Masters Degree in Finance and Business Administration from BI, Oslo.
Jostein Mælan Jostein Mælan

Jostein Mælan

Chief Operating Officer, Weather Insights

As Chief Operations Officer for Weather Insights, Jostein oversees products, operations, sales and customer service for Renewables, Oil & Gas, Cross Industry and Media lines of business. With a solid background in renewable energy, wind energy, sales management and meteorology, Jostein joined StormGeo in 2007and holds a Master’s degree in meteorology from The University in Bergen.
Kim Hedegaard Sørensen Kim Hedegaard Sørensen

Kim Hedegaard Sørensen

Chief Operating Officer, Shipping

Heads StormGeo's shipping operations. Kim brings to StormGeo decades of leadership in the shipping industry, having served as CEO of Nordics Nagel-Group, Blue Water Shipping, and TransAtlantic Industrial Shipping, and comes with 17 years experience under A.P Møller-Mærsk Group.
Cynthia Harris Cynthia Harris

Cynthia Harris

Chief Marketing Officer

Heads StormGeo's marketing team. Cynthia has a strong history of marketing leadership, leading multiple firms and founding an Inc. 500 Silicon Valley PR agency. In 2014 Cynthia joined StormGeo to build an international marketing team.