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.
Karl Orrling Karl Orrling

Karl Orrling

Chief Financial Officer

Karl Orrling joined StormGeo as CFO in 2021 to secure strategic and financial development. He has a solid track record from senior finance roles, most recently within the Alfa Laval Group for ten years and prior to that, with NSG Pilkington and smaller private equity-backed companies. Karl holds a Bachelor’s degree in accounting and strategy from Lund University in Sweden and has also taken Master level courses at Copenhagen Business School in Denmark.
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.
Svenn Owe Haugland Svenn Owe Haugland

Svenn Owe Haugland

Chief Product Officer

Heads up StormGeo’s product team. Having held a variety of StormGeo management and board positions, including 10 years as CTO, MD of Seaware AB and VP of Shipping, Svenn Owe is a forward thinker on strategic direction and product innovation.
Jostein Mælan Jostein Mælan

Jostein Mælan

Chief Commercial Officer

As Chief Commercial Officer at StormGeo, Jostein oversees all our industries' sales, business development, and commercial aspects, including Energy, Ocean, and Shipping. Jostein joined StormGeo in 2007 and has built a solid and global company over the years, reaching all continents and seas. Jostein has a formal meteorology and management background and a passion for nature and people. At StormGeo, Jostein works with experts and energized teams around the clock to ensure digital excellence and deep weather/climate understanding guide our customers and their crews safely and efficiently, with reduced carbon intensity, through a shifting world and a harsher climate.
Kim Hedegaard Sørensen Kim Hedegaard Sørensen

Kim Hedegaard Sørensen

Chief Operating Officer

Kim heads the global operations and customer service setup at StormGeo. Having served as CEO of Nordics Nagel-Group, Group CEO of Blue Water Shipping, and Chief Commercial Officer in Europe for Panalpina, Kim brings decades of leadership in the shipping industry to StormGeo. In addition, he draws on 17 years of 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.