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Executive Management

Meet our Management Team...

 

Espen Høiby, CEO
 

Espen Høiby

Long leadership and management experience from the aviation and aviation training industry. Experience include turnaround management, developing and implementing major cost and organisational reduction programs, mergers, developing new commercial initiatives for major airline (SAS), developed new strategic initiatives for major aviation training centre (SAS Flight Academy).
Other qualifications and experience include several board positions for both start up and well established companies, general manager for start up companies, pedagogical training and Airline Captain for SAS Scandinavian Airlines.

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Position: CEO, OSM Aviation
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Jan Morten Eskilt, Executive Director
 

Jan Morten EskiltJan Morten Eskilt was a co-founder of OSM in 1989. Between 1989 and 1996 he worked in Arendal and Manila with OSM Crew Management,
from 1996 to 2008 he was the Managing Director of OSM Crew Management, and CEO of OSM Group from 2008 to 2010.
Currently he also serve as Board Member of many of the OSM Group companies.

Key info:
Position: Executive Director, OSM Aviation
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Aase Mikkelsen, Director – Cabin Crew
 

Aase MikkelsenAase Mikkelsen has worked in the aviation business for more than 20 years. Her experience is based on broad practical background in different Top Management positions within the airline industry, including Managing Director of 1.600 Cabin Crew members and HR Senior Vice president of a larger Scandinavian Airline, creating results directly connected to negotiations and change processes. She is passionate about people, evidently reflected in her educational background comprising Organizational consultant, nurse, certified coach and a business degree from Niels Brock Business College.

In 2004 Aase won the PID Award in Denmark - "Personnel Director of the year."

Key info:
Position: Director – Cabin Crew, OSM Aviation
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Øyvind Haddeland, CFO
 

Øyvind HaddelandØyvind Haddeland has a bachelor degree in auditing and worked as an auditor in EY for years. He has also been working as a relationship manager in Nordea Bank Norge and with accounts reporting in Gard AS. He joined OSM in 2011.

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Position: CFO, OSM Aviation
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Bjørn Tore Larsen, Chairman
 

Bjørn Tore LarsenBjørn Tore Larsen was one of the founders of the OSM Group in 1989. From 1989 to 2002 he was President and CEO, and from 2002 he has been Chairman of the Board. He is a licensed Airline Transport Pilot and holds type ratings in Eclipse 500, Cessna Citation Mustang and Boeing 747-400.

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Position: Chairman, OSM Aviation
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