André Baustad Benonisen Prydz

André Baustad Benonisen Prydz (b. 1985) joined Crux in January 2016, from a position as head of Danske Bank Market’s E&P equity and oil market research team. As an equity analyst, Prydz covered such E&P companies as Statoil, Lundin Petroleum, Det Norske Oljeselskap, and EnQuest. He also covered stocks in the oil services and renewables sectors, and was involved in M&As, IPOs and debt financing. In 2015, his equity research team was ranked top three in the Nordics by Institutional Investor. Prior to his role at Danske Bank, Prydz worked as a journalist at the Norwegian Financial Daily (Finansavisen), the leading financial print daily in Norway, where he covered the oil, gas, and mining sectors.  

Work experience

  • Adviser, Crux, Oslo, 2016-
  • Equity analyst, E&P and sector head, Danske Bank Markets, Oslo, 2011-2015
  • Financial journalist, the Norwegian Financial Daily/Finansavisen, Oslo, 2006-2011
  • Education: BSc Business and Administration, BI Norwegian School of Management, Oslo, 2007