Ketil E. Bøe


About Ketil E. Bøe

Ketil is a member of the firm's Board of Directors. He is part of the firm's M&A practice. Ketil has more than 25 years of experience as advisor to investors, securities firms, banks, companies and state-owned entities with establishments, share listings and issues, mergers, acquisitions, divestments and restructurings both in Norway and abroad. In addition he advises a number of profiled Norwegian businesses and market participants with investments, project work and general commercial law advice. Ketil has in recent years increasingly focused his work within transactions in the financial industry and advice to financial institutions and other regulated firms. He has advised key Norwegian and international clients with acquisitions and transactions within banking, insurance, asset management, payment services and establishment of family offices. He also actively advices on debt capital market matters, particularly corporate bond issues and Norwegian and international borrowing programmes for Norwegian and foreign issuers.

Ketil is recognized by Chambers and Partners as "Leaders in their field" in the category Corporate M&A.

Work experience
  • 2000 -

    Partner, Wikborg Rein, Oslo

  • 1999 - 2000

    Partner, Wikborg Rein, London

  • 1997 - 1998

    Resident Lawyer, Wikborg Rein, London

  • 1994 - 1996

    Associate, Wikborg Rein, Oslo

  • 1992 - 1994

    Solicitor, Eksportfinans ASA, Oslo

  • 1991

    Deputy Judge, Larvik sorenskriverembete

  • 1988 - 1990

    Legal Advisor/Associate, Eksportfinans ASA, Oslo

  • 1987

    Cand.jur., University of Oslo

  • 2018

    Member of the Board, Wikborg Rein 2001-2003, 2007-2010 and 2018 -