Tonje Wikstrøm Frislid
Chief Executive Officer
Tonje Wikstrøm Frislid has been the company's CEO since April 2021. She came from the position as Director of Coors' business unit for stand-alone services. She also has extensive experience from, inter alia, the UniBuss and Norwegian Air Shuttle organisations. Ms. Wikstrøm Frislid has basis subjects in social economics as well as basis and intermediate subjects in political science from the University of Oslo, as well as a master’s in international communications from Maquaire University in Sydney.
Chief Financial Officer
Brede Huser has been the CFO of Flyr since 2020. He has over 19 years' experience from Norwegian Air Shuttle, where he was part of the financial management from 2006 to 2015 and served as managing director of Norwegian Reward from 2015 to 2020. Mr. Huser also has 10 years' experience from financial and consultant positions in Orkla, Arthur Andersen and Ernst & Young. He has a Master of Science in finance from the Norwegian School of Business (BI).
Chief Commercial Officer
Thomas Ramdahl joined Flyr in 2020. He came from the position as sales director of Hoegh Autoliners and has more than 20 years of experience from the air traffic business in Norway, including being the commercial director of Norwegian Air Shuttle since 2014. Mr. Ramdahl has a bachelor's degree in business management from the Norwegian School of Business (BI).
Chief Operating Officer / Accountable Manager
Asgeir Nyseth joined Flyr in 2020. Prior to this, he held the position as accountable manager of Babcock Scandinavian Air Ambulance Norway and Sweden. He also has extensive experience from the Norwegian Air Shuttle organization, including serving as the Chief Operating Officer and Accountable Manager. Mr. Nyseth has also had several leading positions in Lufttransport and was CEO for six years prior to taking a position in Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA. He is a graduate from the Royal Norwegian Air Force Non-Commissioned Officer School.
Chief Information Officer
Alf Sagen joined Flyr in 2021. He has worked close with the airline industry for many years as a consultant and director in Nagarro AS. Mr. Sagen participated in the start-up of Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA in 2002 and has extensive experience from different roles within Norwegian, including managing the work behind ticketless travels. He has a Bachelor of Engineering and nautical sciences from the Royal Norwegian Naval Academy.
Chief Legal & Strategy Officer
Frode Berg joined Flyr in 2020. Previously he worked as legal director of Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA for more than seven years and has been partner in the law firm Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig. Mr. Berg has a law degree from the University of Tromsø and a Master of Laws (LLM) from the University of Cambridge.
Bjørn Erik Barman-Jenssen
Chief Ground Operations Officer
Bjørn Erik Barman-Jenssen joined Flyr in 2020 and is responsible for Ground Operations and Optimization. Previously he held the position as EVP Operational Development in Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA. He has more than 33 years of experience in the air traffic business with positions in Braathens, SAS and Norwegian. Mr. Barman-Jenssen established Norwegian Cargo AS and has, amongst others, served as the CEO of Norwegian Air Resources AS.
Chief Corporate Affairs Officer
Lasse Sandaker-Nielsen has extensive experience from international aviation, including as SVP Communications at Norwegian Air Shuttle and Chief Communications and Public Affairs Officer at Norse Atlantic Airways. Lasse has also worked as senior advisor at communications and public affairs agency First House, managing editor at TV2.no as well as project manager and desk journalist at online newspaper Nettavisen. Lasse holds a bachelors’s degree in mass communication and English, and a master’s degree in writing/journalism from Towson University in Maryland, USA