Geir Bjørnerud is Country Manager, Norway, for Pinnacle Strategies. He oversees all Norwegian business operations, including business development, resource management, and project delivery. In addition to running Pinnacle’s Norway office, he is spearheading expansion of the company’s Norwegian efforts. He leads a team of international experts who assist Pinnacle’s clients in making substantial and sustainable improvements in operations and performance.
Mr. Bjørnerud has more than a dozen years of experience as a management consultant working for major companies such as PricewaterhouseCoopers, IBM Business Consulting Services, and KPMG. He has delivered a broad range of services to clients with special focus on supply chain management, procurement strategy, process improvement, cost-cutting, as well as internal control (Sarbanes Oxley) and internal audit. Mr. Bjørnerud has extensive project management experience with Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) implementation and IT strategy.
He has extensive international success with program and project management. As a management consultant he has assisted clients in a variety of industries including oil service and oil and gas, retail, public sector, and engineering. He began his career as a logistics manager at a major Nordic wholesaler. Prior to that he spent twelve years as an officer in the Norwegian Army where he worked primarily with procurement and logistics.
Pinnacle Strategies is the developer of ViewPoint a service that dramatically simplifies managing projects, enabling project teams to rapidly improve project performance. Pinnacle Strategies also is the creator of the RABIT methodology, a proprietary approach that is concentrated on implementing quick response solutions with rapid results. The RABIT methodology culminates years of practical experience and expertise in continuous improvement;
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