President & CEO
Color Line AS
Mr. Kleivdal has held a number of executive positions in Color Line AS and was appointed President & CEO in 2001. His previous experience includes senior management positions within Kværner AS, and as shipbroker at P.F.Bassøe AS. Mr. Kleivdal has attended the Royal Norwegian Naval Academy (OMA3) and has a business degree (siviløkonom/Msc) from the Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NHH). In addition to several board positions within the Color family of companies, Mr. Kleivdal is a member of the Council for the foundation of Det Norske Veritas (DNV). Mr Kleivdal was also the acting President of the Norwegian Shipowners Association during 2012-2014.
Color Line AS is Norway's largest and one of Europe's leading cruise and transport companies. The company currently operates a fleet of seven ships serving four international routes between seven ports in Norway, Germany, Denmark, and Sweden.