Management

Geir Ove Olsen

Geir Ove Olsen

(born 1966) is chief executive officer and chief financial officer since July 1018, prior to which he was chief financial officer since he joined the company in 2008. Mr. Olsen came from the position of chief financial officer of Toyota Kreditbank Gmbh, Norway, a position he had held since 1997. He has previous work experience from Dyno Industrier, Skattekontoret for storbedrifter and Puget Sound Bank in Seattle, USA. Mr. Olsen holds an MBA from Pacific Lutheran University in Tacoma, USA.


Christian Grøm

Christian Grøm

(born 1958) is executive vice president and director of risk management and compliance. He joined Eksportfinans in 2009 from DNB, where he had worked since 1990. He has additional work experience from the management consulting company IKO Strategi and Elkem. Mr. Grøm holds a business degree from the Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NHH) in Bergen.


Elise Lindbæk

Elise Lindbæk

(born 1964) is executive vice president and director of staff and operations. She joined the company in 1991 and has held different management positions since 1999. She has previous work experience from Nordea. Ms. Lindbæk has a business degree from the Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NHH) in Bergen and an executive master of management from BI Norwegian Business School in Oslo.