Kjersti Blair

Kjersti Blair


Kjersti works with recruitment within IT. She is responsible for customer relations, interviews, testing, comprehensive mapping of candidates, and quality assurance through reference interviews and background checks. She leads the team that works with positions within IT.

Before Kjersti came to Capus, she worked with recruitment/HR in the insurance industry and in the IT industry. She has been involved in building up recruitment processes and has been responsible for all recruitment from A-Z. She has good industry knowledge and has been involved in many HR processes and knows internal HR routines.

Kjersti is characterized as a relationship builder who is very keen to find the customers’ needs and to work closely with all levels to achieve a successful recruitment. She is particularly concerned with good and efficient processes.

Position categories Kjersti recruits for include:

  • Developers
  • IT architects
  • Tech Leads
  • Software Engineers
  • Hardware Engineers
  • Business Technologist

2022 – d.d.     Team leader/senior advisor – Capus AS

2021 – 2022   Talent Acquisition Partner – Graphcore AS

2015 – 2021   Talent Acquisition & Training Partner – Codan Forsikring

2008 – 2015  Insurance/financial advisor – DNB

2014 – 2015  Insurance advisor – Tryg


2014 – 2015 (1 of 3 years) Executive Master of Management – ​​BI Business School

2002 – 2004 Bachelor in Relationship Management – ​​Oslo Merkantile Høyskole (Høyskolen Kristiania)

  • DNV GL recruitment staff
  • Aon (formerly Cut-e)
  • TalentQ
  • Authorized Insurance Adviser
  • Authorized financial advisor