Petter Narvestad joined Crux in 2015 after nine years as a partner and equity/credit analyst at leading independent Norwegian investment bank Fondsfinans where he covered the oil-services-, shipping-, and cruise sectors. Coverage included companies such as Subsea 7, Aker Solutions, Prosafe, the Wilh. Wilhelmsen Group, Siem Offshore, and RCL. Narvestad was also directly involved with ECM transactions and IPO-projects for companies within his sectors. Prior to joining Fondsfinans, Narvestad worked ten years in media as both a reporter and editor, including global coverage of shipping and oil-service markets at Bloomberg News and a period as Financial Editor at TDN Finans.

Work experience

  • Adviser, Crux Advisers, 2015-

  • Equity and credit analyst, oil-services, shipping and cruise, Fondsfinans, 2006-2014

  • Reporter, Bloomberg News, 2001-2006

  • Journalist, Finanskanalen, 2000-2001

  • Financial editor, TDN Finans, 1999-2000

  • Journalist, TDN Finans, 1996-1999


  • Advanced Corporate Finance, a Master course at Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) and Norwegian Society of Financial Analysts (NFF), 2013

  • MSc in Business and Economics, BI Norwegian Business School, 1996