Knut ├śrbeck-Nilssen

 Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen has been named CEO and president of the maritime division for DNV GL.  Ørbeck-Nilssen has served as COO and senior vice president of the maritime division since 2013. Before that, he was the COO for the company’s Norweigan, Finnish, and Russian operations. He holds an undergraduate degree in civil engineering from Oslo Polytechnic University and a first class honor’s degree in civil engineering from Heriot-Watt University.