Ola is a partner in KPMG Law and head of the Law department in Bergen.
Ola works primarily with tax and corporate law related to M&A, transactions, restructuring and transfer pricing.
Ola has previous experience from the Directorate of Taxes, as legal counsel to Kværner Oil & Gas/Aker Kværner, as a tax and corporate lawyer in Wiersholm lawfirm, and as senior manager and partner in international tax services at Ernst & Young. His last position before joing KPMG in 2015 was four years as a tax and M&A partner in Thommessen lawfirm.
Advises major clients in several industries, including shipping, offshore, oil service and aquaculture/fisheries on international and national transactions and restructurings, as well as on national tax issues and controversy with tax authorities.
Highly rated by clients and counterparties for his ability to merge commercial needs and realities with workable solutions from a tax and legal perspective.
Recommended by several ranking agencies, currently in Tier 1 in Tax, The Legal 500
EMEA rankings 2018.