Gisle Kristian Sveva – Acting Chief Executive Officer – Chair
Mr. Sveva is the Group CEO of GN Power, the majority shareholder in GNP Energy. He has experience from various top management positions within M&A, sales, marketing and business development, such as CEO of Atea Norway and CEO of Visma Retail AS from 2014 to 2018. Mr. Sveva holds a degree in Economics from BI Norwegian Business School, and a MBA within Strategy and Finance from Edinburgh Business School. He also studied corporate finance at NHH. Mr. Sveva is born in 1969 and resides in Asker.
Marianne Lie – Board member
Ms. Lie is a well-known business executive with extensive experience from various industries. She holds several board positions, including Wilh. Wilhelmsen ASA, Norwegian Energy Company ASA, Treasure ASA and Hermitage Offshore Services Ltd. Former positions also include CEO at Vattenfall Norge. Ms. Lie is born in 1962 and resides outside of Oslo.
Joakim Magnor Hovet – Board member
Mr. Hovet is partner at SANDS law firm, and specializes in capital markets, transactions and company law. He has extensive knowledge and experience within legal advisory for businesses, restructurings, and M&A transactions for private equity funds, financial advisors and industry. Mr. Hovet also works with equity capital markets, private placements in relation to change of ownership and generation change, in addition to competencies within real estate transactions within commercial real estate. He holds a degree in Business Administration from BI and Master of Law from the University of Bergen.
Glenn Nøstdahl - Board member
Glenn Nøstdahl has more than 20 years of experience as a founder and investor and several years of experience from various roles in several companies. Nøstdahl established the Norwegian fiber network, which was sold to Telenor in 2012, was the general manager of Dolphin Interconnect Solutions ASA for a period in 2010 when the company was in a restructuring process. Nøstdahl is the founder and main owner of GNP Energy AS and has previously had a consulting role as a strategic advisor for the company. Mr. Nøstdahl is educated from BI Norwegian Business School and the Norwegian Air Force Officer Candidate School. Nøstdahl has more than 20 years of experience from the energy industry. He was born in 1978 and lives in Tønsberg municipality.