Dovre Group announces Arve Jensen as next CEO

– FINLAND, Espoo –  Dovre Group Plc (NASDAQ:DOV1V) today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Arve Jensen as the new Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Jensen will also continue to be the head of the Dovre Group´s Project Personnel business area in Norway. Mr. Jensen will assume his position as CEO on November 1, 2018.

Arve Jensen (M.Sc., born 1959) has more than 30 years of experience from the energy sector and from consultancy business. He has held several senior management positions as a consultant before joining Dovre Group in 1993. In Dovre Group, he has been part of the top management team in different roles continuously since 2001 when Dovre was acquired by Proha LTD.

”Arve Jensen is a solid energy sector professional with a wide experience in the international project management and consulting business. He has excellent background and qualifications to develop and lead Dovre’s consulting and project management businesses further and to utilize the synergies between the Consulting and the Project Personnel business areas like Dovre Group has already successfully done in Norway “, says Svein Stavelin, Chairman of Dovre Group’s Board of Directors.

“We would also like to thank Patrick von Essen, the current CEO, for his significant contribution to developing the company as a CEO”, concludes Svein Stavelin.

About Dovre Group

Dovre Group is a global provider of project management services. Dovre Group has two business areas: Project Personnel and Consulting. Dovre Group has offices in Canada, Finland, Norway, Russia, Singapore, the UAE and the US, and employs more than 500 people worldwide. Dovre Group is listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki (symbol: DOV1V).

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