Board of Trustees Report

Board of Trustees

BI Norwegian Business School is led by a Board of Trustees consisting of eight members, four of whom are external.

The four internal board members consist of two representatives elected from BI's academic staff, one representative elected from BI's administrative staff, and one student representative elected by student organizations. BI's administrative staff and students are also represented with one observer each. There were seven Board meetings in 2016.

Board of Trustees members as of 31.12.2016

Knut Haanæs  (Chairman)

External representative

01.08.2015 - 31.07.2018

Maalfrid Brath (Deputy Charirman)

External representative

01.08.2014 - 31.07.2017

Marianne Stenius

External representative

01.08.2015 - 31.07.2018

Gunnar Bjørkavåg

External representative

01.08.2016 - 31.07.2019

Gabriel Robertstad Garcia Benito

Academic staff representative

01.08.2015 - 31.07.2017

Caroline Dale Ditlev-Simonsen

Academic staff representative

01.08.2016 - 31.07.2018

Silje Engeseth

Administrative staff representative

01.08.2015 - 31.07.2017

Anders Gautvik-Minker

Observer administrative staff

01.08.2015 - 31.07.2017

Niklas Bråthe

Student representative, BIS*

01.08.2016 - 31.12.2016

Even Opsal

Student observer, SBIO*

01.08.2016 - 31.12.2016

Cathrine Bjune

Deputy academic staff

01.08.2016 - 31.07.2018

Pål Lauritzen

Deputy academic staff

01.08.2015 - 31.07.2017

Nicole Ebbing

Deputy administrative staff

01.08.2015 - 31.07.2017

Eli Johanne Christensen

Deputy administrative staff

01.08.2015 - 31.07.2017

* students' election period is one year, they act as observer in the 1st half and as a representative in the 2nd half