Elevation Partners

Åshild Hanne Larsen



Ashild Hanne Larsen is Equinor’s CIO and SVP of its Corporate IT function. Her current focus is on creating business value from IT and supporting Equinor’s transformation journey– using IT as a key enabler in improving operational efficiency and transforming the oil and gas industry. Larsen started her career with Equinor in 1993 and has broad experience both from professional and executive roles primarily within HR and IT, including leadership of corporate projects and large-scale organisational change efforts. Prior to taking on the CIO role, she held the position as Vice President for People and Organisation in Statoil’s technology, projects and drilling business area.Larsen holds a specialist MBA from Heriot Watt University in the UK, as well as an MA degree from Universität Bielefeld in Germany. She also serves as Chair of the Board of Trustees at the International School of Stavanger.