Job Opening: President of BI

14 October 2021

The position as President of BI is available for at least four years. This is an opportunity for a leader who will shape people and business for an international, digital and sustainable future.

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  • Shaping the Education of Tomorrow
  • Unique Opportunity
  • Complex and Challenging

You will have a first class organisation at hand at one of Europe's leading business schools. As the President you are the institution's CEO, with the overall responsibility for all activities at BI. The President's most important mission is to ensure that BI maintains its position as a preferred business school and continues to be at the forefront of research and educational development.

The President of BI is expected to have interest and engagement in building relationships and attending the public debate and play a key part in the efforts to address the major future challenges and changes within education. We appreciate your outstanding leadership skills and forward-looking mindset. We expect you to have a global perspective and international experience, and it would be an advantage that you are well connected with business. We are looking for a unifying and cooperative leader with ability to build trust. We assume that the right candidate will have an in-depth understanding of the position as President.

The President must have higher academic education, preferably PhD. You must have excellent oral and written presentation skills in English and Norwegian or another Scandinavian language.

The appointment is for a period of four years with possible extension for one additional period.

For a non-binding and confidential talk, feel free to contact:

  • Amrop Delphi; Partner Randi Flugstad, Mobile +47 905 84 138 or Consultant Kristin Høy Lian, Mobile +47 482 31 646.
  • Feel free to also contact Chair of the Board Åse Aulie Michelet, Mobile +47 909 15 587.

Application deadline: 8 November 2021

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BI Norwegian Business School is one of Europe’s most prestigious business schools and has for the last six years been ranked by Financial Times as the best business School in Norway. BI has graduated thousands of professionals throughout its history. Our graduates qualify for the most attractive jobs, we have alumni holding leading positions around the globe, and three out of ten top Executives in Norway have an education from BI. BI is the only Norwegian business school with triple crown accreditation. With 20 000 students studying at BI every year and with 280 000 graduates – BI is a significant educational institution.

«Shaping people and business for an international, digital and sustainable future».


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