VIKEN, Norway — Kongsberg Digital appointed Shane McArdle the company's new CEO. McArdle will be Kongsberg Digital's second CEO after Hege Skryseth joined Equinor last week.
McArdle is recruited from the position as head of digital energy at Kongsberg Digital.
"He has built a customer and product portfolio and secured a leading global position," the company news release stated. "McArdle has extensive knowledge and experience in the energy sector and has delivered strong results in a demanding market."
After former CEO Skryseth was brought to Equinor, Kongsberg Digital carried out a wide and thorough recruitment process where a large number of national and international candidates were part of a comprehensive assessment.
McArdle started in the position of CEO Sept. 6.