Jon Fredrik Baksaas

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Jon Fredrik Baksaas at the World Economic Forum India Economic Summit in 2010

Jon Fredrik Baksaas (born 1954) is the CEO of Telenor.[1]

Baksaas has been president and CEO of Telenor since June 2002, prior to which he served as Telenor’s deputy CEO, CFO and executive vice president. He joined Telenor in 1989.[2]

Career[edit]

Before Telenor, Baksaas served as CFO in both Aker ASA, Stolt-Nielsen Seaway and also Det Norske Veritas.[3]

He is the chairman of GSMA, and a is also a member of the board of Svenska Handelsbanken, VimpelCom and the Advisory Council of Det Norske Veritas.[4]

Baksaas received a Masters of Science degree from the Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration, and additional qualifications from IMD in Lausanne, Switzerland.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.telenor.com/en/about-us/corporate-governance/group-executive-management/
  2. ^ "Mr Jon Fredrik Baksaas". ITU. DATE. Retrieved 20 December 2013. 
  3. ^ "Mr Jon Fredrik Baksaas". ITU. DATE. Retrieved 20 December 2013. 
  4. ^ "Telenor CEO Jon Fredrik Baksaas elected chairman of GSMA". Voice and Data. 28 October 2013. Retrieved 20 December 2013. 
  5. ^ "Telenor CEO Jon Fredrik Baksaas elected chairman of GSMA". Voice and Data. 28 October 2013. Retrieved 20 December 2013.