Sverre Prytz is a Managing Partner at Helix Advisors, an advisory firm specializing in helping PE firms, entrepreneurs, shipping and logistics players, and others to navigate the intersection of new technology, innovation, and traditional industries such as shipping/logistics/infrastructure.
Sverre used to head up BW Ventures and he built both BW’s Gas Solutions business and the Group’s alternative investments vehicles. Previously at BW he used to be responsible for the LNG commercial business as well as head Strategy for BW Group.
Prior to BW, Sverre led the Operating Group at one of the largest distressed debt hedge funds in Asia and was a member of the Investment Committee advising over $2 billion of AUMs.
The formative years for Sverre was spent at McKinsey where he left after 7 years as an Associate Principal. He was also part of the senior management team at DuPont where he held corporate roles in Wilmington, DE before heading to Asia where he was responsible for M&A, BD, Innovation, and Strategy for the DuPont Corporation and later ran the Advanced Fiber Systems business out of Hong Kong.
Sverre lives in Singapore and has three young boys.