Trond Ellefsen

Trond Ellefsen is Special Advisor for the Digital Transformation and Strategy at Statoil, he is a special advisor on special game changing projects and digital strategy to Statoil in North America.

His specialty is Digital Transformation, Strategy, Merger & Acquisitions, JV concept selection, Enterprise Architecture, Business outcome driven change. Prior to his current role, Ellefsen has taken on several leadership positions across both operations and IT in the Oil and Energy industry including 5 years as CIO for Statoil North America, 4 years as Head of Enterprise Architecture at Statoil ASA and 5 years as Head of global Infrastructure and CISO-Chief Information Security Officer at Norsk Hydro Oil & Energy. He also a board member of Society of Petroleum Engineers, Chairman of the SPE/DETS cybersecurity committee, and on the advisory board of Brown School of Engineering at Rice University.