Lars Jacob Bø is a partner and director with Bain & Company Nordic, based in the firm's Oslo office. He is the leader of Bain Nordic's Financial Services practice and a member of the firm's Oil & Gas and Energy & Natural Resources practices.
He has more than 25 years of experience as an adviser to top management, with exposure across a broad spectrum of industries. His primary focus has been on financial institutions and oil and gas companies.
Lars Jacob advises clients in all financial services sectors, such as banking, insurance, asset management and stock exchanges. He has also worked across primary customer segments including retail, SME/corporate and wholesale. In the oil and gas industry, he has deep experience with both operators and services companies.
He holds expertise in topics related to corporate strategy, BU strategy, performance improvement, major transformation, customer loyalty, technology, M&A, PMI and organization. He has worked extensively internationally and advises clients in the Nordic, UK and South Africa.
Prior to joining Bain in 2007, Lars Jacob was a partner at another global consulting firm. He also worked at Det Norske Veritas as a Senior Engineer in the Oil & Gas division.
Lars Jacob received his MBA from INSEAD and holds an Msc from the Norwegian Institute of Technology.