• 2018


    Christian was part of the team that assisted DOF in connection with the financial restructuring completed by the DOF group in 2016 and 2018. The restructuring comprised inter alia a conversion of existing bonds into a new convertible bond, a rights issue and a private placement with a subsequent repair offering.

  • 2016

    Aker BP

    Christian was part of the team that assisted BP in connection with the combination of BP Norge and Det norske to create Aker BP. The transaction value was around NOK 10.8 billion which was settled in shares and cash. Following the transaction, Aker holds 40%, BP 30% and other shareholders 30% of Aker BP.

Work experience

  • 2015–
    Managing associate, Oslo office, Thommessen
  • 2013–2014
    Senior associate, Oslo office, Thommessen
  • 2013
    Practising Certificate
  • 2009–2012
    Associate, Oslo office, Thommessen


  • 2009–2009
    LLM, Bond University, Australia
  • 2005–2009
    Master of Laws, University of Oslo