Bjørn Kj. Haugland is Executive Vice President and Chief Sustainability Officer in the DNV GL Group and he has been reporting directly to DNV GL Group CEO since 2008.
He started his career in DNV in 1991 and has held various management positions in Norway and abroad. Haugland worked in Korea from 1995 – 1997, and was from 2004 to 2008 responsible for DNV’s operation in the Greater China region.
Haugland is today on the board of Forum for Environmental Technology (FFM), StormGeo, NORNER and Germanischer Lloyd SE. He is also a one of the founders and board members of SUSTAINIA, a global collaborative platform for building a model and vision for a sustainable future.
Haugland is responsible for Corporate Sustainability in DNV GL Group and Chairman of the Group’s Corporate Sustainability Board.
Haugland has a M.Sc. in Naval Architecture – Marine Structures and Hydrodynamics – from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology in Trondheim.