Aleksander Lee Olsen (33) will assume the role of Communications Director on January 2, 2024, becoming a part of the executive team.
"We're looking forward to having Aleksander join us. He's a perfect fit for our team and will bring substantial professional expertise coupled with high ambitions. Moreover, he's a very nice guy," stated CEO Kjetil Houg about the appointment.
Aleksander arrives from his position as the Global Press Officer at Freyr Battery. He holds 10 years of experience in financial communication, media and investor relations, as well as extensive expertise in strategic consulting, media training, and financial reporting.
"I'm excited to begin my journey with one of Norway's largest and foremost asset managers in the new year. Folketrygdfondet is a guiding star on the Oslo Stock Exchange and has delivered impressive results over many years, so I'm genuinely looking forward to being part of this team," said Aleksander Lee Olsen.
Previously, he served as the Communications Director for the Nordic region at Colliers (formerly Pangea Property Partners), where he held overarching responsibility for corporate communication in the Nordics. He also worked in the CEO Office at Norges Bank Investment Management (NBIM), acting as the press contact and advisor to the management team. He has also worked as a consultant in Geelmuyden Kiese's team for financial communication.
Aleksander holds a Master's degree in Business Administration from the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH).
Communication Consultant Marius Brevik
Phone: +47 406 77 667