Geir Johansen appointed as Interim CFO

30.11.18 | Press releases

Oslo, Norway 30 November 2018 - Element ASA announces that Geir Johansen has been appointed as Interim Chief Financial Officer (CFO) effective from 7 December 2018.

”We are pleased to annouce Geir Johansen as the Interim CFO of Element. Geir brings significant capital markets experience and has served as CFO for a number of listed international companies. I look forward to working with Geir in developing our financial organisation going forward” says Cecilie Grue, CEO. 

Geir Johansen will take up the position as Interim CFO for Element effective from 7 December 2018. Johansen has been CFO In Axactor and has held the position as CFO at Fred. OIsen Ocean. Over the last 20 years, Johansen has lived and worked in the Americas, Europe as well as North and South East Asia having held CFO positions in DOF Subsea, S.D. Standard Drilling and GSP Offshore. Johansen holds a Master’s degree in International Economics from the Norwegian School of Management.

For further information, please contact: 

Cecilie Grue

Chief Executive Officer

Telephone: +47 991 62 486 E-mail: 

Lars Beitnes


Telephone: +356 7996 1497 E-mail:


Element is an innovative project investment company within the mineral sector, which continuously strives to create shareholder value at the lowest possible risk. The company has as strategy to identify undervalued projects, closing in on cash flow, where infrastructure and other basic work, if necessary, have in large, been completed. The company's special focus is linked to projects within new, and usually ground-breaking technology, within its niches.