Per Arne joined Silverpeak in 2022 bringing three decades of international technology transactions, private equity and management experience.

Per Arne is also an Operating Partner at EV Private Equity, a technology focused global energy and impact investor and he was also part of the founding team of PE fund Progressus.  He has 25 years’ board experience as CEO, Board Member or Chair in technology, software and energy companies and has led over 20 transactions.

Per Arne holds a Master of Science degree within Finance & Strategy from the Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NHH), and a Master of Science degree in Computer Science from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU). He speaks fluent English and Norwegian and some German and Portuguese.

In his free time Per Arne enjoys skiing, running, traveling, design/architecture, literature/music/films and most of all: to spend time with family and friends.