Øivind is an creative and engaged person with a great technical interest. He has an academic background from Mechanical Engineering at NTNU with specialization within product development and materials. During studies Øivind has been leader for Badekarpadlingen, a big student event for 1st year students, and also an active member of the student organisation Start NTNU. Øivind also have a great passion for trading, and has founded a company that imports and sells sporting goods. He is an earlier bicycle athlete and lives an active lifestyle with climbing, mountain biking and kiting . Øivind joined NSE to realise great ideas, and work together with other highly motivated students.