Our team

Ole Kristian Lohnaas
CEO & Partner
Tel.: +47 91 59 15 89
Ole holds an MSc in Finance from the Norwegian School of Economics alongside experience from management consulting, within strategy, profit improvement and financial analysis across several sectors. With experience from a top tier consulting firm Ole brings strong project management skills, industry knowledge and business acumen. As CEO and Partner in Kvant he works closely with executive clients on a strategic and operational level, aiming to create a more business centric and seamless recruitment experience.
Øivind F. Persen
COO & Partner
Tel.: +47 47 37 44 23
Øivind holds an MSc in Finance from the Norwegian School of Economics and has broad experience from strategy consulting and the maritime sector. Øivind brings broad international experience from various management positions in Europe and Asia.
Markus Ringstad
Senior Consultant
Markus holds an MSc in Economics & Strategy from Imperial College London and a BSc in Finance from Boston University. He has experience from asset management and the start-up world, and spent 2 years working as a strategy consultant in Accenture covering a range of industries and functions. As a Senior Consultant at Kvant, Markus is responsible for leading projects from start to finish, and expand a rapidly growing portfolio of clients.
Kristian Krohn-Holm
Senior Consultant & Head of Talent Acquisition
Kristian holds an MSc in Digital Collaboration from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology alongside several years of experience from a top tier consulting firm. With experience as a management consultant Kristian has deep industry knowledge and brings strong skills within project management, strategy development, operational performance improvement and organizational development. As Senior Consultant and Head of Talent Acquisition in Kvant he is responsible for the strategic and operational approach to candidate sourcing, and works closely with a variety of clients on an operational level.

Our values

We believe in creating something that will change the way businesses build organisations and develop talent. We are hungry and ambitious on behalf of our customers, our candidates and ourselves. We believe that together with our customers we are able to achieve great things.
Our company’s value and the value we create for our candidates and customers is the product of every little piece of work we do every day. We take pride in every single task at hand and aspire to be the very best at what we do.
We strive to make a difference. Internally, for our candidates, customers and in our industry as a whole. We care and we put down the effort that shows it.
As human beings, working with other humans, we like to have fun while doing it. We enjoy what we do, and we work to create a positive atmosphere on and off the clock, for us and everyone working with us.

Become a part of our talent community to springboard to your next big career move. We provide an anonymous arena where you can showcase your capabilities, experiences and ambitions and have an agent working to make that ambition come true.

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