Trond-Morten Lindberg becomes BDO’s Global Chief Strategy and Operations Officer (CSOO)
13 April 2023
BRUSSELS, 13 April 2023: BDO has announced that effective immediately, Trond-Morten Lindberg, BDO’s Regional CEO EMEA will become the new Global Chief Strategy and Operations Officer.
The fast pace of change, a complex business environment and a clear ambition to grow global business have increased the need to create a dedicated new role in the organisation. BDO’s new Global Chief Strategy and Operations Officer (CSOO) will drive alignment, consistency and execution of the Global BDO strategies.
Pat Kramer, CEO BDO Global, adds: “I’m thrilled that Trond-Morten has accepted to take up this important new role with our Global Leadership Team. The time is right to modernise our regional structure and improve its overall effectiveness. Reorganising our regions will provide a real opportunity to engage and manage the regional geographies in a different way. Trond-Morten will also ensure an even roll-out of our Global BDO strategies within all our firms worldwide, including the sustainability programme and a number of highly important international business areas.”
Commenting on his appointment, Trond-Morten says: “I am delighted to be taking up this new role. I look forward to my new challenge and will be working closely with our Leaders across the globe to realise our global strategy and respond to the massive opportunities we have in the market. Together, and through increased engagement with our firms, we can build an even better BDO.”
About Trond-Morten Lindberg
Until now, Trond-Morten Lindberg was BDO’s Regional CEO for the EMEA region (Europe, Middle-East and Africa), overseeing the growth and development strategy of BDO across three continents. He also lead BDO International’s Global Innovation stream and was the sponsor of the Sustainability programme, which includes BDO’s commitment to achieving net zero carbon emissions by 2050.
Before joining BDO’s Global Leadership Team in 2017, Trond-Morten was the Managing Partner and CEO of BDO in Norway for 8 years.