Kezzler Announce Erling Thiis as new CFO
Oslo, Norway, – November 16, 2020 – Kezzler today announced the appointment of Erling Thiis as the company’s new Chief Financial Officer (CFO).
Christine C. Akselsen, CEO of Kezzler, is proud to have Erling onboard:
“We are delighted to welcome Erling as our new CFO. Erling brings a wealth of experience from senior executive positions and possesses a strong analytical acumen. Erling’s knowledge and understanding of finance and international business development will be a great asset as we continue to expand the company. Kezzler has a strong foundation, built on extensive research and development in core technology, Erling’s skills and expertise will be of great value in helping us to achieve accelerated growth based on our proven business model moving forward.”
Erling’s knowledge and understanding of finance and international business development will be a great asset as we continue to expand the company.
Prior to joining Kezzler, Erling was most recently CFO at NBT, a leader in the renewable sector who develop, operate and own large- scale wind farms in emerging markets. He has previously held CFO positions at international power exchange Nord Pool AS, where he oversaw the sale of the company to pan-European exchange group Euronext, and at GeoKnowledge AS where he oversaw the acquisition by Schlumberger. Erling has also served on the board of Europex, a not-for-profit association of European energy exchanges with 27 members.
Erling holds a Master of Science from NTNU (Norwegian University of Science and Technology) and a Master of Business from NHH (Norwegian School of Economics).
“I am excited and honored to join the team at such an important time. Kezzler is a company with a long history of innovation and technological development and the solutions they offer are now more relevant than ever. There is increasing pressure on companies from consumers and governments to provide safe, transparent and augmented products with the recent pandemic only further highlighting the need for technologies that can provide product traceability and supply chain control.
It is inspiring to join a market leader who has been at the forefront of the industry for nearly two decades, with a proven track record working with some of the largest branded goods companies globally.
The company and its platform are uniquely positioned to take the lead in providing world leading cloud-based enterprise solutions for product digitization and traceability. The whole team shows a genuine commitment and dedication to solving real world issues in a sustainable way and I look forward greatly to working with my new colleagues and contributing to the continued success of the company,” commented Erling Thiis, CFO of Kezzler.
CCO, Kezzler AS
+47 90 211 200