Øyvind Bakken

Group Director

Øyvind Bakken is based in Oslo. He is a member of Mercuri Urvals Automotive sector, ICT and Fast Moving Consuming Goods. Øyvind focuses on Executive Search, Professional Recruitment and Talent Advisory, Leadership and Business development.

Prior to joining Mercuri Urval for the second time, Øyvind was Partner at Nordic Search Company. He has 13 years experience as Consultant, including 6 years at MU. Before he became a consultant he spent 5 years in two temp agencies, as Partner and Sales manager.

Øyvind holds a MA in Social Science and has Completed the Insead course High Potenial Manager. His Native language is Norwegian, English is his second language.