Harald Hjertø, based in Oslo, has been in Mercuri Urval since 1994. He has held several management positions, and is now responsible for the Board & Executive services in Norway. Additionally he is Sector Lead for the Financial Sector. Harald has extensive experience in Executive Search, Professional Recruitment, Leadership Development, Coaching, Team Development, Organisational Development and Management Consulting . He has in-depth knowledge of a variety of private industries such as Banking, Financial & Professional Services, Life Sciences, Manufacturing, Trade and Service, as well as the Public Sector.
Prior to joining Mercuri Urval in 1994 Harald held a number of management positions in the banking and finance industry, among others as CEO, Bank and Market Manager. He has also broad experience from strategic planning, business development, marketing and economic analysis. He holds a Master of Management (siviløkonom) from BI.
Harald has for several years cooperated with the jury in the "Chair of the Year" award and "Women's Board Award". On behalf of Mercuri Urval he has supported the jury to establish a longlist of potential nominees, as well as evaluated the final candidates.
Harald holds a Master of Management (siviløkonom) from BI, with a specialization in finance and marketing