The board of directors consists of six members in all, of which five are representatives from the shareholder banks or representatives from Norwegian industry elected by the shareholders. One representative is elected by and amongst the employees. There is also an observer andt two deputies to the board elected by and amongst the employees
(born 1957) is chair person of the board since 2023. He was first elected to the board in 2014. Mr. Berg is senior vice president at DNB Bank ASA and previously had, inter alia, management responsibility for the bank's ownership in Eksportfinans. He has extensive board experience and has held various senior positions in finance since 1986. Mr. Berg holds an MBA from the University of Wisconsin and a CPA from the Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NHH) in Bergen.
(born 1968) is deputy chair person of the board since 2019 and joined the board in 2017. She is a professional board member and investor, and has broad experience from shipping and finance, inter alia through her positions as CEO in Nekkar ASA (former TTS Group ASA), EMS Seven Seas ASA and Green Reefers ASA. Ms. Eidesvik has also worked at Caiano AS, and as a lawyer at Sparebanken NOR and the law firm Simonsen Musæus. She has extensive experience from serving on different boards, and is currently board member in inter alia Port of London Authority and Edda Wind ASA. Ms. Eidesvik served on the council of representatives of Eksportfinans from 2006 to 2013. She has a law degree from the University of Oslo.
(born 1967) is a board member since 2023. She is responsible for business banking seafood in Nordea since 2015, and has had leading positions in Nordea Markets and Nordea since 1997. Louise Haahjem has also held positions in the airline Braathens. She holds a business degree from the Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NHH) in Bergen.
(born 1966) is a board member since 2022. She is Regional Head of Business Customers at Danske Bank and has held various management positions in Danske Bank since 2004. She has previous experience as i.a. regional bank manager at DNB ASA, Vice President at Kongsberg NorControl AS and CFO at MTU Mobil & Teleutstyr AS. Rimstad has completed education on bachelor's degree level from BI Norwegian Business School and the University of Trondheim, as well as five leadership programs from the Executive Master of Management BI, Senior Executive Program from London Business School and NLP Master Practitioner.
Tore Olaf Rimmereid
(born 1962) is a board member since 2023. He is project director at Hafslund since 2020 and has held positions as deputy executive officer at Hafslund E-CO and chief executive officer at E-CO Energy. He also has experience from NRK as chief financial officer, in addition to various senior positions at the Sparebank1 alliance and Kreditkassen (now Nordea). Mr. Rimmereid has extensive board experience, hereunder from the Asplan Foundation, Industrifinans, Kruse Smith, Space Norway and Transparency International. He has also been a board member and deputy chairman of the board at DNB Bank. He holds a business degree from the Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NHH) in Bergen.
(born 1977) is a board member since 2023. He is elected by and among the employees of Eksportfinans and is also an employee representative at Eksportfinans. Mr Andreassen joined Eksportfinans in 2007 and is senior operations officer. He has a master’s degree in international business from Copenhagen Business School.
(born 1972) is an observer to the board since 2019, elected by and among the employees. Ms. Brustad is also an employee representative at Eksportfinans. She joined Eksportfinans in 2004 and is senior controller accounting. She has a bachelor's degree in business administration and an executive master of management degree from BI Norwegian Business School.