Steinar Sønsteby (b. 1962) joined Atea in 1997 and was managing director of Atea in Norway in 1997- 2000 and for Atea in Sweden in 2000 - 2002. After moving back to Norway Sønsteby was CEO of Atea in Norway until 2012 when he became Executive Senior Vice President of Atea ASA. In January of 2014 Sønsteby was appointed CEO of Atea ASA. Before joining Atea he was the CEO of Skrivervik Data AS.
Steinar Sønsteby holds a degree in Mechanical Design from Oslo College of Engineering and a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from University of Utah (USA). He also has a finance degree from Norwegian School of Management (BI) and for Training in Management and Human relations from Dale Carnegie Institute.
Holdings in the company: 1,525,000 options.