Asbjørn Jørgensen is a Partner at Ascender. Asbjørn has more than 20 years of experience from the Investment Banking industry in Norway.
Asbjørn worked 12 years at Carnegie where he started in the corporate finance department and later moved on to equity research and equity sales. He was promoted to head of Equities and head of Institutional Sales and was part of Carnegie Norway’s senior management team for a period of 8 years.
In 2008, after a successful entrepreneurial start-up where he still holds a position on the Board, Asbjørn became a partner and member of RS Platou Markets’ equity sales team with a specific focus on Norwegian institutional clients. RS Platou Markets was acquired by the world-leading shipbroking company Clarksons in 2015.
Asbjørn joined Ascender from Clarksons Platou Securities, where held the position of director.
Asbjørn earned his degree in Business Administration and Economics from the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH).