Bjarte Bogsnes has had a long international career in Finance and HR. He is currently heading up the Beyond Budgeting implementation at Statoil, Scandinavia’s largest company with operations in 36 countries and a turnover of $130 billion. The company ranks #1 on Social responsibility and #7 on Innovation on the Fortune 500.
Bjarte is Chairman of the Beyond Budgeting Round Table Europe (BBRT) and is a popular international business speaker. He is the author of “Implementing Beyond Budgeting—Unlocking the Performance Potential.” Statoil realized that traditional leadership and management practices no longer work in today’s organizations operating in business environments more complex, dynamic and unpredictable than ever. The company implemented innovative alternatives to traditional management, such as abolishing traditional budgets and calendar-based management in favor of more decentralized, agile and human processes