IT and technology industry veteran Espen Gylvik joins Cyviz as CEO
Espen Gylvik, CEO, Cyviz
The Board of Cyviz AS is pleased to announce that Espen Gylvik has been appointed as new CEO of Cyviz. Mr. Gylvik joins Cyviz from his position as CEO at Unified Messaging Systems AS and brings extensive experience from the IT and technology sector with key management positions at Microsoft both in Norway and internationally, Evry and Netcom. Espen Gylvik will take on the CEO position at Cyviz effective November the 15th, 2018. The Board would like to take this opportunity to thank Joar Vaage for the 20 years of hard work and commitment that he has put into Cyviz, both as founder and CEO, and for the remarkable achievements the company has reached during these years. In addition, the Board would like to thank Erik Fausa Olsen for filling the role as interim CEO (in addition to his CFO duties) in an exemplary manner for the last 5 months.
“I look forward to joining the global Cyviz team and helping more customers embarking on the digital transformation journey. The Cyviz solutions have proven to solve common meeting challenges in an elegant manner, and furthermore, contributing to making meetings and collaboration more dynamic, productive and innovative. It can be an important differentiator for organizations dealing with complex problems, critical operations, and decision-making.” says Mr. Gylvik.
Digitalization across enterprises in diverse industries such as oil and gas, federal government and corporations, is fueling the demand for increasingly versatile solutions for control rooms, operations centers and meeting rooms. Cyviz is an industry leader with innovative solutions that solve fundamental problems and help organizations improve the speed and accuracy of decision-making through collaboration and visualization technology. Ole J. Fredriksen, Chairman of the Board of Cyviz comments; “Cyviz has experienced strong growth during the last years and holds high regard among customers and partners for its future-proof solutions and reliable execution. We believe that Espen Gylvik, with his broad experience within technology, services and solutions development, delivery and leadership, has an excellent background to build on Cyviz’ strengths and bring the company forward. His experience in scaling a business will also be very important going forward.”
For further info, please contact:
Marie Pettersson, Chief Marketing Officer, Cyviz, +47 481 24 330, [email protected]
Ole J. Fredriksen, Chairman of the Board, Cyviz AS: + 47 92 05 87 77