Trygve Hagevik is Chief Commercial Officer CCO at Tampnet, where he is responsible for sales and business development. During his 8+ year tenure, the company has grown from a small telecom operator serving 34 fields in the North Sea to the largest low-latency offshore telecommunications carrier in the world, serving in excess of 300 fixed and mobile offshore assets with high capacity and low-latency communications. Tampnet now owns and operates a network based on 2500km of subsea fibre optic cables, about 120 offshore microwave line of sight links and approximately 80 offshore 4G LTE and GSM base stations. Through its agreement with BP in the Gulf of Mexico, Tampnet will get access to their 1200km of fibre optic infrastructure in the deepwater region. This will be utilized for redundant backhaul for 15-20 LTE base stations in this high-investment area. Tampnet is also a turnkey supplier for implementing subsea fiber optic cables and complete telecommunication solutions to both greenfield and brownfield offshore fields. Trygve has led the sales and business development efforts of the company throughout a period where the company’s revenue has grown tenfolds, both organically and through several M&A processes. He holds an honors degree in Economics and International Business from the University of Strathclyde in the UK and currently resides with his family in Houston, Texas.