Janne T. Morstøl new CEO

Maritech announces Janne T. Morstøl as CEO to lead the company through next phase of growth.

Maritech is today delighted to announce that Janne T. Morstøl has been appointed as new CEO of Maritech, effective February 1st, 2017.

“Maritech has strong growth ambitions and we are convinced Janne is the right person to lead the company through the next phase. She is a highly impressive leader known for her collaborative leadership style and for building high performance teams and companies from early start-up stage to global presence. Building infrastructure to support a rapidly expanding technology company is no small task. Janne’s expertise will ensure we have the foundation, tools, and processes in place to support our rapid global growth. Her ability to connect and unify vision, people and ideas sets her apart as a leader.”

Mette Kamsvaag, Maritech’s Chairman of the Board.

Janne T. Morstøl’s extensive background includes former Chief Strategy Officer at Nevion, a global company providing products and solutions for media transport. In late 2012, Nevion merged with T-VIPS, a company Ms. Morstøl co-founded in 2004 and where she served as COO/CFO. Ms. Morstøl has broad experience in developing global technology enterprises and has served as a board member for a number of listed Norwegian companies.

“I joined Maritech because I strongly believe the opportunities that lie ahead are enormous, not just for Maritech but also for the global seafood sector that we serve. I’ve been following Maritech’s success for some time and I am focused on accelerating the innovation that our customers have come to rely on as a strategic partner in their continued success and profitability. At a time when our industry is on the cusp of digitalization and more technological transformation than we’ve ever encountered, I couldn’t be more confident in our ability to reach our goals to help shape our customers’ growth, or more honored to lead this great company.”

Janne T. Morstøl, CEO Maritech

This addition to Maritech’s leadership team follows a year of steady growth marked by the acquisition of Wise Dynamics Ltd. in Canada and the opening of a new US-based location in Seattle.