Espen Håkonsen

Chief Information Officer

Espen is responsible for leading the continued development of an innovative, solid and secure information technology environment throughout the Visma Group.

Espen joined Visma as CIO in September 2013 after many years of experience in IT, ranging from technical operations to top management in both the private and public sector. In his role, he is responsible for Visma’s information technology and digital strategy, data, cybersecurity and infrastructure, which are a vital part of nearly every aspect of the company’s operations.

IT service delivery in the digital age means rapid growth and major changes as emerging technologies introduce paradigm shifts. Espen strongly believes that success in changing environments requires the ability to innovate, design and deliver while providing steady and secure IT deliveries. He knows first-hand that having the capability to design and implement this value chain in the form of services is critical to the future success of Visma IT and its mission of delivering business value.

Espen has a Master’s degree in Information Management from BI Norwegian Business School.