Board and Management
Finanstilsynet is headed by a non-executive board of five members appointed by the Ministry of Finance upon delegation from the King.
Finanstilsynet's Director General is appointed by the King in Council for a six year term.
Finanstilsynet's Board is appointed for a four-year term. A new term started 1 March 2010.
Endre Skjørestad, chairman
Vivi Lassen, deputy chair
Hilde C. Bjørnland, professor, board member
Mette Bjørndal, professor, board member
Harald Indresøvde, board member
Beate Sjåfjell, first alternate
Jostein Skaar, second alternate
Arild J. Lund, director at Norges Bank, attends as observer
Two members elected by and from among the employees supplement the board when administrative matters are dealt with. The current employee representatives are:
Senior Supervisory Adviser Aud Kogstad
Consumer Coordinator Anders N. Kvam
The Management Team:
Morten Baltzersen was appointed Director General of Finanstilsynet on 1 April 2011 by the Council of State for a fixed term of six years.
The management team of Finanstilsynet consists of:
Mr Morten Baltzersen, Director General
Mr Emil R. Steffensen, Deputy Director General, Finance and Insurance Supervision
Mr Eirik Bunæs, Deputy Director General, Capital Markets Supervision
Ms Anne Merethe Bellamy, Deputy Director General, Accounting and Auditing Supervision
Ms Gun Margareth Moy, Deputy Director General, Administration
Ms Cecilie Ask, General Counsel
Mr Kjetil Karsrud, Communications Director