Marit Wetterhus

Marit Wetterhus is a Project Director in the Oslo office with over 20 years of management experience across the telecoms and IT industries.

Marit was CEO of three technology companies before joining Nexia Management Consulting, now Analysys Mason.

Marit has extensive operational experience and has also been non-executive director on listed telecoms and IT companies. She also held various international positions in Telenor for almost 10 years, focusing on mobile, international expansion and B2B solutions.

As a management consultant, Marit has advised operators, large IT companies and government entities on strategy, operations, regulatory development, M&A, technical platforms and networks.

With more than two decades of experience from different roles within the telecoms and IT industries, Marit has in-depth knowledge and strategic insight in the value chains, business models and regulatory frameworks in IT, broadband and mobile markets.

Her background as a CEO gives her a valuable overview and understanding of the total picture and enables her to assist customers with complex issues and decisions.

Her areas of expertise include:

  • strategy for large companies, top management and boards
  • data centre strategy and operations, with a holistic approach to network, storage and backup
  • customer satisfaction with focus on the overall customer delivery and value chain
  • digitisation and automation
  • operations strategy, management, transformation and operational excellence
  • project management and management for hire
  • market scenarios, business plans, techno-economic analysis, business development and partner strategy/negotiations.

Marit holds a Master’s degree in Economics and Business Administration (MBA) from the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH), including an executive education program at HEC in Paris.  She also has a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada.