Chief Equities Officer
Petter Johnsen is responsible for company investments, including internal equity and credit security selection.
Petter Johnsen was appointed Chief Equities Officer on 1 April 2011. Since 1 October 2014 he has held the position of Chief Investment Officer Equity Strategies. He joined Norges Bank Investment Management on 1 September 2003 as a portfolio manager, a position he held until August 2010, when he was appointed Global Head of Sector Strategies.
Prior to joining Norges Bank Investment Management, Johnsen was Assistant Vice President at Merrill Lynch in London between October 2000 and August 2003. He previously worked as a research analyst at Morgan Stanley in London.
Johnsen is a business economist with a Master of Economics from the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH).