Nils Ove Kjerstad joined Crux in 2010 after ten years as an equity analyst within leading Norwegian investment banks, including DNB Markets, Alfred Berg, and Danske Bank. His coverage included a broad range of consumer companies, with particular focus on the seafood sector. Through his work, Nils gained in-depth sector insight and competence, in addition to establishing a broad network of leading industry players and investors. Prior to that, Nils was both a reporter and editor at the Norwegian business newswire TDN Finans.

Work experience

  • Adviser, Crux Advisers, 2010-

  • Financial analyst, Danske Markets Equities, 2006-2010

  • Financial analyst, Alfred Berg Norge, 2005-2006

  • Financial analyst/corporate finance adviser, Terra Securities, 2003-2005

  • Financial analyst, DnB Markets, 2000-2003

  • Financial journalist and editor, TDN Finans, 1996-2000


  • Seminar on mergers and acquisitions, Norwegian Society of Financial Analysts (NFF), 2012

  • MSc in Business Economics, Norwegian School of Economics (NHH), 1993