Jon Fredrik Baksaas

Jon Fredrik Baksaas
  • President and Chief Executive Officer, Telenor Group, Norway and Chair of the Governors for the Telecom industry for 2014

MSc in Business Administration, Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration, Bergen; studies at IMD, Lausanne, Switzerland. Formerly: Chief Financial Officer, Aker and Stolt-Nielsen Seaway; finance positions, Det Norske Veritas, Norway and Japan. Since 1989, with Telenor including: Finance Director; Executive Vice-President; Chief Executive Officer, TBK, a wholly-owned subsidiary; 1994-97, Group Chief Financial Officer; 1997-2002, Deputy Chief Executive Officer; since 2002, current position. Member of the Board: Svenska Handelsbanken; GSM Association; VimpelCom. Member of the Advisory Council, Det Norske Veritas.