Board member

Born in 1957. A board member of GIEK since August 2013. He holds a law degree from the University of Oslo and received a
practicing certificate in 1985. He runs his own business Tophdal AS. Chair of the board of Pareto Shipbroker AS and Talent Norge AS. He is a board member of Johan G Olsen AS, Jiffy AS, Kruse Smith AS, and Amedia AS. He is the former managing director of the Confederation of Norwegian Enterprise (NHO), director-general of the Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation, and managing director of the marine insurance company Gard and Viking Heat Engines AS. Member of Parliament 1989-93,
State Secretary Ministry of Industry 1990, and Deputy leader of Høyre (Conservative Party) 1991-94