Stian Sangvig

SR. Client Consultant
M: +47 920 51 109

Sangvig is an accomplished international Executive Search Professional with more than 20 years of experience placing strategic key hires. Sangvig has recruited at most levels including C-level decision makers across industries in EMEA and the Americas. After 17 years with global executive search based in London, Stian returned to Norway in 2016. Roles he has recruited to include COO, CFO, EVP, Project Director, SVP Business Development, VP Technology, Production Director, Sales Director.

Sangvig has a passion for journalism and copy writing and has experience from freelance work as simultaneous translator into English for cllients as Al Jazeera and CNN and as journalist writing articles and advertorials in English for magazines in Scan Group. He has a lifelong passion for the global Airlines and Aviation industries having been editor of a Norwegian aviation news portal.


  • MA Journalism, Birkbeck, University of London
  • BA (Hons) Marketing, University of Strathclyde in Glasgow, UK and Universidad de Deusto in San Sebastian, Spain


  • Fluent in several languages: English, Spanish, German and Dutch, plus advanced Portuguese
  • Extensive experience and research/analysis skills for the particularly difficult assignments combining few candidates with rare skillsets for roles at remote locations anywhere in the world
  • Opening doors into client organisations communicating with strategic key executives and hiring managers, managing the recruitment process and maintaining relations through post placement follow-up
  • Career strategy advisory


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