Karsten is an accomplished, entrepreneurial executive with 30 years of international oil and gas experience in Europe, North America, Middle East, Africa and Asia. He has a proven track record of managing complex, high value acquisitions and divestments (A&D), developing new business and market opportunities, and global LNG marketing. His visionary and innovative business approach leads to the creation and capture of high value business opportunities. He is effective in influencing and creating winning value propositions with multiple stakeholders. Karsten’s proven leadership in managing global teams, creating an inclusive and creative environment, motivating and empowering teams to their full potential has created competitive advantage and success in the marketplace.