At Biogen, our mission is clear: we are pioneers in neuroscience. Biogen discovers, develops, and delivers worldwide innovative therapies for people living with serious neurological and neurodegenerative diseases as well as related therapeutic adjacencies. One of the world’s first global biotechnology companies, Biogen was founded in 1978 by Charles Weissmann, Heinz Schaller, Kenneth Murray, and Nobel Prize winners Walter Gilbert and Phillip Sharp. Today Biogen has the leading portfolio of medicines to treat multiple sclerosis, has introduced the first approved treatment for spinal muscular atrophy, commercializes biosimilars of advanced biologics, and is focused on advancing research programs in multiple sclerosis and neuroimmunology, Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, neuromuscular disorders, movement disorders, ophthalmology, immunology, neurocognitive disorders, acute neurology, and pain.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) is the global edge-to-cloud platform-as-a-Service company that helps organizations accelerate outcomes by unlocking value from all of their
data, everywhere. Built on decades of reimagining the future through innovation, HPE empowers enterprises with proven, industry-leading IT infrastructure solutions, products, services. By combining consulting expertise, operational support, and financial flexibility, HPE is committed to advancing the way you live and work by engineering experiences
that unlock your full potential. HPE is headquartered in San Jose, California. In Norway, HPE operates out of Fornebu and has 106 employees.
Aabø-Evensen is an Oslo-based boutique law firm with a particular focus on M&A and capital markets transactions. Our experienced lawyers are positioned to deliver legal
services to a wide range of professional clients, including corporations of various
sizes, financial institutions, investment banks, and private equity funds. Aabø-
Evensen’s practice covers the full range of M&A and capital markets work, and the firm
frequently works on cross-border and multi-jurisdictional transactions.
Tesla’s mission is to accelerate the world’s transition to sustainable energy. Since the company’s founding in 2003, Tesla has broken new barriers in developing high-performance automobiles that are not only the world’s best and highest-selling pure electric vehicles — with long range and absolutely no tailpipe emissions — but also
the safest, highest-rated cars on the road. Beyond the flagship Model S sedan and the falcon-winged-door Model X sports utility vehicle, Tesla also offers a smaller, simpler,
and more affordable mid-sized sedan, the Model 3, which the company expects will truly
propel electric vehicles into the mainstream. Tesla has a solid presence in Norway, consisting of 14 showrooms, 16 service centers, and more than 60 supercharger locations.
BDO provides a range of services within the areas of audit, accounting, consultancy, taxation, and duties. BDO sees great value in having a local presence and roots, factors that enable the company to work closely with its clients. BDO Norway employs more than 1,450 people in more than 70 offices throughout the country and has clients in most areas of the private and public sectors. BDO’s global network extends across 162 countries and territories, with 73,854 people working out of 1,500 offices – and they are all working towards one goal: to provide their clients with exceptional service.
GSK’s purpose is to help people do more, feel better, and live longer. As one of the world’s largest, research-based pharmaceutical companies, GSK employs 100,000 people in over 150 countries. GSK’s goal is to be one of the world’s most innovative, best performing, and trusted healthcare companies, and the company aims to bring differentiated, high-quality, and needed healthcare products to as many people as possible. GSK has three global businesses within innovative pharmaceutical medicines (with a focus on respiratory diseases and HIV), vaccines, and consumer healthcare products. The company’s R&D approach is related to the immune system, use of genetics, and advanced technologies. In Norway, GSK has 80 employees and a turnover of about NOK 700 million.
Avinor is a wholly-owned state limited company under the Norwegian Ministry of Transport and Communications and is responsible for 44 state-owned airports. Avinor has taken a leading role in reducing climate gas emissions from the aviation industry, including the development of electric aircrafts and supplying sustainable jet biofuel. Avinor provides safe and efficient travels for around 50 million passengers annually, half of which travel to and from Oslo Airport. Over 3,000 employees are responsible for planning, developing, and operating an efficient airport and air navigation service. Avinor is financed via airport charges and commercial sales. The air navigation services are organized as a subsidiary wholly owned by Avinor. Avinor’s headquarters are in Oslo.
British American Tobacco Norway has a history of over 200 years in the Norwegian tobacco industry. Since 2008, the company has been a part of British American Tobacco – the world’s most international tobacco group with brands sold in more than 200 markets. In Norway, British American Tobacco imports and sells cigarettes, snus, cigars, and roll your own tobacco. At www.bat.com you can read more about the business, the products, and your career opportunities with the company.
ExxonMobil has been present in Norway since 1893 and opened the first modern refinery in Slagen in 1961. ExxonMobil was awarded the first offshore License (PL001) in Norway in 1965. The company’s headquarters is located in Forus in Sandnes municipality. ExxonMobil’s remaining upstream assets on the Norwegian Continental shelf were sold in 2019. The refinery is located at Slagentangen in Tønsberg and the company is marketing Esso fuels and Mobil Lubes through distributors and about 250 branded wholesaler Esso stations in Norway.
Baker Hughes (NYSE: BKR) is an energy technology company that provides solutions for energy and industrial customers worldwide.With operations in over 120 countries and approximately 67,000 employees. Baker Hughes designs, manufactures, and delivers leading technology solutions for its customers. In Norway, Baker Hughes has approximately 2,000 employees located in Stavanger, Oslo, Bergen, Trondheim, Hammerfest, Stord, and Kristiansund. Baker Hughes is reducing the carbon intensity of its operations, applying proven low-carbon technology to help its customers meet their environmental goals, and innovating for the future of energy. Baker Hughes is taking energy forward – making it safer, cleaner, and more efficient for people and the planet.