Thomas  Steen Brandi

Thomas Steen Brandi

Partner, Oslo Download CV Download vCard

Thomas Brandi specializes in corporate governance, ESG/compliance and crisis management. He is a leading expert within the fields of anti-corruption, anti-money laundering/KYC, sanctions/export controls, human rights (the Transparency Act) and corporate investigations. Thomas has extensive experience in advising clients on navigating compliance and ESG risks associated with projects, business partners and M&A-activities in high-risk countries. 

Further, Thomas' practice also includes assisting Private Equity managers and portfolio companies over a diversified range of industries to identify and manage ESG and regulatory risks, to ensure that expectations from investors, regulators and other stakeholders are met from investment to divestment.

Thomas Brandi is an active participant in the Norwegian compliance community, which include being member of the Norwegian Bar Association's Expert Panel on Corporate Governance and Compliance, network leader of the Norwegian Bar Association's Specialist Forum on Compliance and member of the ICC Commission on Corporate Responsibility and Anti-Corruption. In addition, Thomas was appointed by the Norwegian Bar Association to review its official guidelines for corporate investigations.

Practice areas

He is thorough and has a remarkable understanding of the law. Chambers & Partner

About Thomas

Rankings

  • 2022

    Corporate Compliance & Investigations, Band 1 - Chambers Europe

  • 2022

    Leading Individual, Regulatory, Compliance and Investigations - Legal 500

Education

  • 1997

    Master of laws, University of Oslo

  • 1991

    Higher National Diploma, Oslo University College

Publications

  • 2006

    The provisions on corporate investigation in the Company's Act – Ripe for Revision?, Tidsskrift for Forretningsjus