On the 8th of July 2022, Nornir Holding elected a new board of directors. The new board members’ expertise and network will help drive Nornir’s growth as it launches Nornir HIVE globally.
Focus on growth, organization building and commercial positioning
Nornir would first of all like to thank the departing board for their great service and guidance during their tenure. The appointment of the new board marks a new phase for Nornir Holding, as the company positions itself for a global launch and subsequent growth. Each new board member brings invaluable experience and expertise to the table, and compliment each other well. What ties them together is their competencies pertaining to organisation building, internationalisation, b2b market development and strong technical acumen.
The new board of directors
Dr. Asle K. Berger
Chairman of the board. Holds a PHD in engineering, neural graphs and operations research. Self-proclaimed digital nomad of more than 50 years, having worked on four different continents, consulting on technologically transformative projects, mostly within oil and gas.
Director of strategic partners at Atea Group. An experienced and successful entrepreneur, currently responsible for expanding and managing Atea’s strategic partner network. Has previously served on partner boards for companies like Dell, HP and VMware.
Professor of finance at BI Norwegian Business School. A funding director of the Center for Asset Pricing Research (CAPR), Paul has held visiting positions at institutions across the globe, as well as consulted corporations on matters of risk and capital management.
Elin S. Hauge
Business and AI strategy consultant, as well as professional AI speaker and panelist. Elin has worn several hats in corporate Norway while also mentoring 300+ European tech startup entrepreneurs, and serving on several successful tech scaleup boards.
Nils G. Roald
Sales Director EMEA at Pratexo. Educated telecom engineer with more than 20 years experience within sales, business development and product management. Current role at Pratexo involves industrial edge computing, IoT infrastructure and distributed micro clouds.
Deputy board member. Ivar has been involved with ICT since teenage years and his merit speaks for itself, having implemented Pascal on the IBM mainframe and served for more than 10 years as developer and systems manager at The Norwegian National Hospital.
CEO and founder steps down as Chairman
Pål K. Levang has stepped down as chairman and passed the baton to veteran of the board and artificial neural network guru, Dr. Asle K. Berger. Dr. Berger has substantial experience within board work, business consulting and organisation building, as well as intimate knowledge of Nornir Holding’s technology, past, present and future. Ivar Låberg continues in his role as deputy board member and advisor.