Appointed as a board member as of 16 May 2017. Bjørn Østbø is an economist with a degree in business administration from the Norwegian School of Economics. He is the acting CEO of Silver Pensjonsforsikring AS (under public administration). Bjørn Østbø also runs his own investment and consultancy business, and is a member of various boards of directors, including SIVA and Helse Bergen. He was previously a group director at DNB and CEO of Vital Forsikring and Vital Eiendom, as well as a partner and director at First Securities.