Board of Directors

Gisele Marchand, (born 1958), Chair

Marchand has been a director of Selvaag Bolig ASA since 2012. She is CEO of the Havind law firm, and has earlier held a number of executive positions in various companies, including executive vice president for the retail market in Norway at DNB and CEO of the Norwegian Public Service Pension Fund and Eksportfinans ASA. Marchand has broad boardroom experience from such companies as Oslo Børs, Norske Skog and Fornebu Utvikling. She is currently a director of Gjensidige Forsikring ASA, Norgesgruppen ASA, Eiendomsspar AS, Boligbygg KF and Scatec Solar ASA. Marchand is a Norwegian citizen.

Gisele Marchand is chairman of the company's remuneration committee.

Anne Sofie Bjørkholt, (born 1965), director

Bjørkholt has been a director of Selvaag Bolig ASA since 2013. She took a law degree at the University of Oslo in 1990, and has broad experience of property law after 30 years as a commercial lawyer and as a partner in a law firm since 2002. Bjørkholt has also worked for the Norwegian Inland Revenue. As a partner in the BAHR law firm since 2009, she works particularly on transactions with and ructuring of housing and commercial property developments. She is in great demand as a speaker in the fields of property, property development, and direct and indirect taxation. Bjørkholt is a Norwegian citizen.

Peter Groth, (born 1947), director

Groth has been a director of Selvaag Bolig ASA since 2015. He studied at the Norwegian Institute of Technology (NTH), now the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), and has acquired broad experience of the building and property sectors over more than 40 years. Groth has worked for Selmer, Norwegian Contractors, Andenæsgruppen, Nydalens Compagnie and Aspelin Ramm Gruppen, and was CEO of the last two. He is currently a director of Mustad Eiendom, Høegh Eiendom, Aase Byggadministration, Møller Eiendom and Conservative House, and a member of the Council for Urban Architecture. Groth is a Norwegian citizen.

Peter Groth is a member of the company’s compensation committee.

Tore Myrvold, (born 1971), director

Myrvold has been a director of Selvaag Bolig ASA since May 2018. He began his career as an auditor with Deloitte before becoming group controller for Hjemmet Mortensen. Myrvold joined Selvaag Gruppen in 2005, and served in such posts as CFO and executive vice president before becoming CEO in the summer of 2016. He is a director of all Selvaag Gruppen’s subsidiaries. Myrvold has an MSc in business economics from the BI Norwegian Business School and graduated as a state-authorised auditor from the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH).

Myrvold is a member of the board’s audit committee.

Christopher Brunvoll, (born 1977), employee-elected director

Brunvoll has been a worker director of Selvaag Bolig ASA since April 2017. He began his career as an auditor with PricewaterhouseCoopers AS. After five years in auditing, Brunvoll worked as group financial controller of Bjørgvin AS and group chief accountant of Reservoir Exploration Technology ASA. He joined Selvaag Bolig ASA in August 2010 as group financial controller and became its chief controller in August 2014. Brunvoll also served as a worker director of Selvaag Bolig ASA from April 2012 to April 2016. He has an MSc in accounting and auditing from the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH). Brunvoll is a Norwegian citizen.

Sissel Kristensen, (born 1972), employee-elected director

Kristensen has been a worker director of Selvaag Bolig ASA since April 2017. She qualified as an auditor at the Oslo College of Business and Economics, and has worked in auditing and accounting since 1995. Kristensen has been chief accountant at Selvaag Bolig ASA since July 2011. She is a Norwegian citizen.