Nicholay Tehrani

Nicholay Tehrani currently serves as Partner at Navigio and holds the position of Country Manager for Norway and Denmark. With an 18-year career, he boasts 12 years of expertise as a consultant in executive search and leadership assessment. His key focus areas include competence models, competency mapping, leadership assessment, evaluations of executive groups and boards, and executive recruitment.


Nicholay’s professional reach extends internationally, collaborating with global businesses. His specialisation lies in searches for intricate leadership roles, assessments of leaders, and guidance in the selection process.


Nicholay Tehrani, an experienced professional, served as an International Business Consultant at Mercuri Urval Norway, aligning individual capabilities with organisational needs. As a Headhunter at Hodejegerne Møllerstad & Christiansen, he specialised in the digital media, communication, and PR sectors, contributing to strategic human resource consulting and talent acquisition. Nicholay is currently involved in multiple boards.


Nicholay holds a Master of Management in Consulting and International Business from BI Norwegian Business School, as well as a Bachelor of Science in Marketing with a specialisation in Human Resource Management from the same institution in 2006.

Areas of Expertise

Executive Search

Leadership Assessment

Competence Models

Competency Mapping

Board Evaluation