New members of the board of Statkraft

22.06.2005 08:00 | pressrelease

CEO Gunn Wærsted and consultant Olav Fjell were elected to the board of directors of Statkraft SF and Statkraft AS at an ordinary corporate meeting of Statkraft SF. They will be replacing Rebecca Selvik and Erik Nygaard, who are resigning from the board.

Gunn Wærsted is the chief executive officer of Sparebank 1 Gruppen and the board chair of its subsidiaries. She is also the board chair of BI Norwegian School of Management and Ferd Holding AS.

Consultant Olav Fjell has held a number of top management positions in Norwegian companies. He has served as chief financial officer of the former Kongsberg Våpenfabrikk, group executive vice president of DnB, chief executive officer of Postbanken and chief executive officer of Statoil. Fjell is currently the board chair of the Lindorff Group AB.

The board of directors of Statkraft SF and Statkraft AS is now comprised of:
Chair: Arvid Grundekjøn
Deputy Chair: Marit Büch-Holm
Board member: Halvor Stenstadvold
Board member: Aud Perdy Mork
Board member:Gunn Wærsted
Board member: Olav Fjell

The board also includes the following employee representatives:
Odd Vanvik - Board member
Thorbjørn Holøs - Board member
Astri Botten Larsen - Board member
Tore Ness - 1st deputy
Arne Einungbrekke - 2nd deputy
Olav Rabbe - 3rd deputy
Karin Skogan Holm - 4th deputy
Gunnar Møane - 5th deputy