Bernt Reitan Jenssen


Portrett Bernt Reitan Jenssen

Bernt Reitan Jenssen will be participating at this years conference in a panel discussion with Mohamed Mezghani, UITP and Sofia Malander, AB Östgötatrafiken regarding;

«How can public transportation bounce back in the post-COVID-19 urban world»

(English)

Bernt Reitan Jenssen is Chief Executive Officer of Ruter AS, the public transport authority of Oslo and the Akershus part of Viken, a position he has held since the company’s inception in 2008. Prior to joining Ruter, Bernt was CEO of Nordic postal and logistics group Posten Norge AS for eight years. He has previously served as CEO of logistics companies TNT Norge AS and IL-X Budservice AS. Bernt holds a degree in economics from BI Norwegian Business School.

Bernt holds a seat in the Norwegian government’s Expert Committee on Technology and Future Transport Infrastructure. He is also a member of the governmental Council of Mobility and Technology, led by the Minister of Transport and Communications. Bernt leads the national strategy group Transport21, whose mandate is to recommend key areas for research and development and advise the government on how to meet the transportation challenges of the future. He chaired the Skift task force preparing a summary on the main shifts necessary to reduce emissions in the transport sector.