Position: Self-employed, Chairman and member of several Boards
Role: Chairman of the Board and Chair of Compensation Comittee
Education: Master in Economics (Cand.oecon) by the University of Oslo (1978)
Relevant experience: 30 years of experience from business and politics, including the position as State Secretary, Minister for Fisheries and Minister for Petroleum and Energy. Broad experience in Board-work, strategy and analysis. Worked 23 years in Hydro, the last 9 years as CEO.
Member of the Board since: 2017
Number of shares in Kongsberg Gruppen ASA: 2.850 (through his 100 per cent-owned company Mocca Invest AS)
Directorships outside KONGSBERG: Member of the Advisory Board of Stena Group, Chairman of the Board of The Crown Prince and Crown Princess' Foundation, Constructor Group AS, Anaxo Capital AS and AS Backe. Non-executive Director of Globeleq Ltd.