Set out below are brief biographies of the members of the European Management, including their relevant management expertise and experience.
Arild Hustad – CEO
Arild Hustad is a seasoned manager within Telecom, and has previously held CEO positions in Telecom Management Partner, Network Norway and Tele2 Norway. Mr. Hustad has also long experience from Telenor’s national, international and African operations as well as from British Telecom. Hustad has a degree in Business & Management and two Master degrees; MBA and LLM.
Lars Christian Iuel – CCO
Lars Christian has a long background in the mobile industry working for Telenor in senior management positions for more than 20 years. During his period in Telenor, he has been the CEO of Telenor Pakistan, working centrally in developing Telenor in the Asian markets. Before joining LINK, he held the position as CCO in Millicom of their African-based TIGO operations.
Thomas Berge – CFO
Mr. Berge is a seasoned CFO of OB Wiik, before that he was CFO in Tele 2 Norway for 4 years and before that Head of Controlling and Finance at Tele 2 Norway. Prior to that he has held management positions at Ullevåll Sykehus, Advisio Group, Netcom and as Auditor with Arthur Andersen. Mr. Berge is ”Siviløkonom” from the Norwegian School of Management in Bergen.
Hanne Løvstad – CITO
Hanne Løvstad is Chief Innovation and Technology Officer in LINK Mobility Group. Hanne has many years of experience as a leader in the telco industry both in Norway and internationally.
Søren Sundahl – Executive VP M&A and Business Development
Søren Sundahl is Danish and has more than 20 years of experience throughout the messaging and IT business and holds vast knowledge on M&A opportunities in Europe. Mr. Sundahl is the former owner and founder of the Cool Group in Denmark, that became a part of LINK Mobility Group ASA in 2015.
Janicke Wrige – Group HR Director
Janicke Wrige is responsible for HR in LINK Mobility Group.