Nina Jensen

REV Ocean

Chief Executive Officer

Nina Jensen is a champion of global environmental conservation and is currently the CEO of REV Ocean. She has a burning passion and commitment for the oceans and a proven track record of making a positive impact over a 20-year career. Inspired by personally witnessing threats to the oceans, she is now dedicated to ocean conservation and finding global sustainable solutions. As Secretary-General of WWF Norway, Nina was an active campaigner for defending the health of Norwegian waters and has fronted WWF's long-standing work of promoting robust marine protection laws.  Due to her tireless efforts as a prolific environmental crusader, she was appointed as a Young Global Leader in March 2014 by the World Economic Forum. Nina holds a Master’s degree in Marine Biology from the University of Fishery Science in Tromsø and has studied communications and marketing at Ogilvy& Mather. She is a Board member of The Business for Peace Foundation and a member of the Expert Committee of the Thor Heyerdahl award. She also serves on the Advisory Board for the Global Opportunity Report. Nina is born and raised in Oslo, she loves to dive, fish, ski, hike and loves the outdoors.

Sessions With Nina Jensen

Tuesday, 10 March

  • 01:30pm - 02:20pm (CST) / -

    Innovation Agora

    New Frontiers for Ocean Innovation

    Power & Renewables Climate & Sustainability Innovation & Technology

    Future energy supply will increasingly depend on ocean assets—deep water, far offshore oil & gas fields, and wind farms. With increasing water depth and distance to shore, what innovations—such as new materials, robotization, subsea power, and communication—can help address the emerging challenges that include electrification and facility maintenance? How will different operator types (oil companies, utility companies) change the traditional owner-operator-supplier roles? How will the industry limit environmental impact?