Chief Communications Officer
Akershus University Hospital
Bjarte Reve is Chief Communications Officer at Akershus University Hospital in Norway and Member of the management committee. The 9,000-employee hospital is one of the most modern in Europe and offers specialized healthcare in the Oslo region. Previously, he was Chief Executive Officer of Oslo Cancer Cluster, a non-profit organization set up to accelerate the development of new cancer medication. Formerly, he was a political adviser in Parliament for the Conservative Party. He then moved into the private sector and worked for Merck & Co in external affairs. He has been Director of Strategy for the Southern Norway Regional Health authority, and headed the national healthcare practice for Ernst & Young Advisory and Geelmuyden.Kiese Group in Norway. Reve holds an Executive MBA in Strategy from NHH in Norway and a Master's in Management from BI in Norway. Reve is an elected politician in Bærum, Norway, for the Conservative Party. He has been a Member of the city council and also the city school board since September 2011.