Mr Magnus Hillestad joined EQT Partners in Oslo in August 2010.
Prior to joining EQT Partners, Mr Hillestad worked in the Corporate Finance department of Arctic Securities in Oslo, focusing on M&A and Private Equity clients. Mr Hillestad also has a background from consulting, working for The Boston Consulting Group (BCG). At BCG Mr Hillestad worked on Corporate Finance and Strategy projects in the Nordics and the Middle East.
Mr Hillestad holds an M.Sc in finance from the Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NHH).
Mr Hillestad is the Deputy Sector Head of the Energy and Environmental Sector Team.