Ivar Berget


Ivar Berget

Experience summary


Ivar has more than 15 years of strategy experience, with strong results from consulting, high-growth digital businesses, large corporates, and the public service. His strategy skills are end-to-end, from corporate strategy through to market entry, business unit & product strategy(incl. pricing), organic trials & execution and M&A. He has deep expertise in a number of sectors, incl. global higher education, national security /defence, retail, FMCG and private equity.

Career highlights

  • Devised strategies for online education provider, doubling the business and achieving 19% CAGR over four years, transforming the organisation from a one-solution and one-geography business into a multi-product, global leader. The execution was underpinned by six acquisitions / investments and a range of organic product & service trials
  • Developed organic and in-organic growth strategies for multiple higher education services providers across student recruitment and online delivery, supporting sustainable growth
  • Led the development of divisional strategy for global government client, supporting protective security through strategic planning, capability development, bespoke workforce plans and processes, and new ways of working approach
  • Developed supermarket pricing strategy and initiatives over 3 years, positioning the business a sustainable price leader
  • Commanded an independent army ranger company, preparing and leading units across arctic / domestic and international environments

More about me

Being a Norwegian, Ivar does everything he can to maintain his skiing skills and promote this amazing sport to others. He is a father of three boys, which means no boring days.

Ivar Berget
ConceptSix offers all of what I look for in a great workplace, challenging and interesting client problems, an ambition for quality, opportunities to grow the business and influence its direction, and fun colleagues.