Board and management
Thomas Wilhelmsen, Chair
Thomas Wilhelmsen is currently the group chief executive officer of Wilh. Wilhelmsen Holding ASA and following holding a string of management positions within the Wilhelmsen group. Thomas Wilhelmsen holds a master of Arts degree from the Herriot-Watt University, Scotland and has completed a number of courses from other universities, including the Programme for Executive Development at IMD, Switzerland. He currently has board memberships in several companies, including (but not limited to) Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics ASA, Tallyman AS (chair), Wilh. Wilhelmsen Holding Invest AS (chair), Skips AS Tudor (Chair), Toluma AS (Chair) and AS Cetus (chair).
Christian Berg, Board member
Christian Berg is the group chief financial officer Wilh Wilhelmsen Holding ASA and has previously held senior management positions at various companies including Hafslund ASA (CEO and CFO) and HitecVision (Senior Partner). He has a degree in economics from the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) in Bergen, Norway. He currently has board memberships in several companies including Nordic Corporate Bank ASA, Argentum Asset Management AS, Argentum Fondsinvesteringer AS and Whereby AS (chair).
Marianne Hagen, Board member
Marianne Hagen is currently executive vice president in charge of sustainability and communication at Aker Solutions ASA, joining from The Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs as Deputy Minister. Her business experience includes management positions at the Norwegian Royal Court and the Norwegian Shipowners Association. She holds degrees in Law and Political Science from the University of Oslo. Her board experience includes the Norwegian foundation Sparebankstiftelsen DNB and Gjensidige ASA.
Benedicte Bakke Agerup, Board member
Benedicte Bakke Agerup is currently the CEO of Laho AS and Procerta AS. Her business experience includes senior management positions within the Wilhelmsen group, e.g., CFO at Wilh Wilhelmsen ASA as well as KLP Forsikring (CFO). She has a degree in economics and business administration (“siviløkonom”) from the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) in Bergen, Norway and has completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School. She currently holds board memberships in several companies, including Altera Infrastructure GP LLC, Helseapps AS, Intmed AS, Unifor and Civita.
Magnus A. K. Sande, Chief executive officer
Magnus A. K. Sande is vice president and head of strategy and M&A at Wilh Wilhelmsen Holding ASA. His business experience includes management positions at Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics AS, Alfred Berg ABN AMRO and Pareto Securities. He holds an MBA from Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussees, France and Bachelor degrees in finance and business administration from David Eccles School of Business at the University of Utah, U.S.A..
Morten Lertrø, Chief financial officer
Morten Lertrø is vice president and head of Treasury at Wilh. Wilhelmsen Holding ASA. His business experience includes management positions at Generali Investments Deutschland and AS Toluma. He holds a university degree (Diplom-Kaufmann) from Universität zu Köln, Germany, specializing in Finance and Energy and is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA).