Jens Festervoll is a Senior Advisor in Corporate Innovation at Equinor, as well as Equinor’s Corporate Liaison for the Techstars Energy Accelerator hosted in their Oslo office. Equinor ASA is a Norwegian multinational energy company headquartered in Stavanger, Norway. It is a petroleum and wind energy company with operations in thirty-six countries. Festervoll has 17 years of experience in the energy sector an has worked as a Program Manager to set up Equinor’s recently established Digital Centre of Excellence. Prior to that, Festervoll was Vice President for Corporate Strategy in Statoil. Festervoll has a keen interest in innovation, digitalization and change management; and holds a Masters in Economics from the University of Oslo and University of Essex. Festervoll sits on the Board of Subsea Valley Cluster, a Norwegian Centre of Expertise technology cluster delivering world leading engineering from subsea to space.