The Sahara Forest Project advisory board
is the Managing Director of Sundt AS, one of the leading investment-companies in Norway. Mr. Askvig is currently a member of a number of boards, including Eiendomsspar/Victoria Eiendom AS, Pandox AB, Skibs AS Tudor / AS Toluma, Verdane Capital IV AS, Alfarveg AS and Agder OPS Vegselskap AS, and he is a member of the Nomination Committee of Orkla ASA. Mr. Askvig is a business economics graduate of the Norwegian School of Management.
is co-owner and Chair of the Board for the Grieg Group. She is member of the Board of Directors of Grieg Foundation and various other Grieg Group companies. Ms Grieg is Chair of the Board of Directors of GIEK (Norwegian Guarantee Institute for Export Credits) and a Board member of SOS Children’s Villages Norway. She is also member of DnV Nordic Committee. Ms. Grieg is former President of the Norwegian Shipowners’ Association and has held various board positions in key Norwegian companies such as Norsk Hydro and Statoil.
is founder and CEO of Partnership for Change (PfC), a Norwegian based NGO aiming at empowering citizens for social, financial and environmental sustainability. PfC works mainly with youth and women. She is founder of several social business entities and member of the board of a number of private and state owned Norwegian companies. Ms. Stange has a background from management consulting and venture capital, and has an MSc from Norwegian School of Economics and an MBA from UCBerkeley.