Chair Tima Iyer Utne, Statkraft
Tima Iyer Utne is Senior Vice President in Statkraft’s International Hydropower Business Area. She is currently Head of Business Development and Regional Head of hydropower activities in South Asia, including India and Nepal and is a Board member of several joint ventures in these countries.
Board member Ingrid B. Åsheim, DNB
Ingrid B. Åsheim is senior relationship manager in DNB, Large Corporates and International. Ingrid is relationship manager for international financial institutions in India and nearby countries. In addition she also cover banks in the CIS region and Turkey. Her department International Financial Institutions & Trade is responsible for facilitating international trade for clients, covering country- and bank risks and giving advice in local markets. Ingrid cooperates closely with DNBs representative office in Mumbai as well as other departments in the bank working with international clients. She has also long experience working as relationship manager for corporate clients in various industries.
Board member Per Reinboth, Reinboth International
Mr. Reinboth was the Country Director of Innovation Norway New Delhi office, from 2005-2009. He has 40 years international experience, and was previously the Head of the Norwegian Export Council. He is the founder of Reinboth International, a consulting company active in the Industry sector. His expertise includes international project management, international market entry strategies and the organization of international fairs and conferences.
Board member Martin Jetlund, Advokatfirmaet Schjødt AS
Martin Jetlund is partner/lawyer in Advokatfirmaet Schjødt AS. He has been working as a lawyer since 2006 and has previously been working for the European Commission and the Norwegian Ministry of Employment. He is involved in many international mandates and has extensive experience in assisting companies in Norwegian-Indian trade.
Board member Torkel Thorsen, NHO
Torkel Thorsen is Assistant Director for International Affairs and Trade Policy at the International Department of NHO. He has been working for NHO since 2012, after having served in the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs for 14 years. As a diplomat, he has been posted in Russia, China, Austria and Albania. He has a degree in Philology.
Board member Sarbajit Deb, Larsen & Toubro Infotech Norway
Mr Sarbajit Deb is designated Vice President and Administrative Director in L&T Infotech Norway. He started L&T Infotech’s business operation for the Nordic region 14 years ago. With 28 years years’ experience in the ICT industry in various regions of Nordic/Europe, India and Middle East, he is currently responsible for Larsen & Toubro Infotech’s / L&T’s Integrated Engineering Services businesses in Northern Europe. He is a graduate in Electronics & Communication engineering from Delhi after studying in different states in India.
Board member/General Manager Trond Skundberg
Trond Skundberg is specializing in global technology partnership with tech startups. He has 18 years of experience from India-Norway business. Engaged as General Manager in NICCI since January 2016. Digital Advisor in Devant and mentor in Nordic Hub India, a Nordic-India incubator and accelerator established by Oslo International Hub.