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Vidar Øyehaug
Head of finance and shared services

Phone: +47 23327722


Long Financial experience in international organizations, within Pharma Industry, and Building Automation. Overall Finance responsible, which includes legal and management reporting, HR, and IT. Been responsible for several sucessful restructuring and improvement processes.


CFO i Onsagers AS
March 2015 – Present (1 year 9 months)

Director, Strategic Projects, Actavis Europe i Actavis
April 2013 – March 2015 (2 years)
Commercial analyses on European level. Finance part in Actavis Corporate M&A team together with Rothschild and PWC, when divesting business in South Europe. Integration between Actavis, and Arrow/Watson in the Nordic Countries

Member of the Board i Actavis Norway As
2006 – November 2013 (7 years)

Finance Director, Nordic Region i Actavis
March 2012 – April 2013 (1 year 2 months)
Responsible for the restructuring and run finance org. in Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Iceland, and Finland from beeing local org., to a part of an overall Nordic Finance Organization. Legal & Management Reporting/Budget & Forecasting. IFRS / US GAP An important prerequisite for sucess in this work, was to recognize different market conditions, culture, ERP setup, and also different logistic challenges. Strong focus on leadership & teamwork

Finance Director i Actavis Norway As
May 2006 – April 2013 (7 years)
The full responsibility for Finance, HR, and IT, which includes both commercial and manufacturing sites
(statutory reporting, budgeting, analysis and management reporting) The first years main focus was restructuring of the company, including sell out of the two manufacturing plants We accomplished major improvements in financial management and reporting quality, together with strong growth in the company’s EBIT, and Equity (Equity% increased from 20% to 73% from 2007-2011). High
focus on process improvements, and developing the finance function and it’s IT applications/ERP/reporting

Finance Director i Bravida Norge AS
February 2005 – June 2006 (1 year 5 months)

Finance Manager i Johnson Controls Norden AS
February 2002 – February 2005 (3 years 1 month)

Managing Director i Farveglede Distribusjon AS
January 2000 – February 2002 (2 years 2 months)


BI Norwegian Business School
Digitalization for Growth and Innovation, 2016 – 2016
Grad:  Executive Short Programmes

BI Norwegian Business School
Strategy in Action, 2015 – 2015
Grad:  Executive Short Programmes

Høgskolen i Molde
1984 – 1991