Executive Vice President & Director of Funding and Lending, Martine Mills Hagen, has left Eksportfinans ASA with effect from August 14, 2017 to take up the position as Head of Funding with the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank in Beijing, China. Director of Accounting, Finance and Operations, Geir Ove Olsen, assumes her managerial responsibilities in Eksportfinans, whereas Head of Treasury, Ole Anders Næss, is responsible for the company’s funding.
Facts about Eksportfinans ASA
Eksportfinans manages a portfolio of loans to the Norwegian export industry and foreign buyers of Norwegian capital goods. The loans are guaranteed by GIEK (The Norwegian Guarantee Institute for Export Credits) and/or banks. The company also manages a portfolio of international securities. The business is funded through bonds and commercial paper issued in the international capital markets. Eksportfinans was established in 1962 and is owned by banks operating in Norway and the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries on behalf of the Norwegian government. Entering 2017 total assets amounted to approximately NOK 33 billion. The company is located in Dronning Maud’s gate (Vika) in central Oslo.