Kristian Johansen is Chief Executive Officer of TGS since 2016, previously acting as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer. Prior to joining TGS, Kristian Johansen was the Executive Vice President and CFO of EDB Business Partner in Oslo (now Tietoevry). He also has experience from executive and board positions in the construction, banking and oil industries. Johansen currently serves on the board of directors for the National Ocean Industries Association (NOIA) and is the Chairman of the International Association of Geophysical Contractors (IAGC). A native of Norway, he earned his undergraduate and master’s degrees in business administration from the University of New Mexico in 1998 and 1999.