Arne Giske

Position
President & CEO
Work Place
Skøyen, Oslo
Telephone Number
+47 21 05 50 00
E-mail Address
arne.giske@veidekke.no
Birth Date
22 February 1957

Arne Giske (b. 1957) was appointed Executive Vice President and CFO of Veidekke in May 2001. He was responsible for Veidekke's economy and financial function for six years before he was appointed Executive Vice President in 2007 with responsibility for the company's property development division in Scandinavia.

Giske has extensive experience as operative manager in large companies and from boards in industrial and property development companies.

Arne Giske took position as President and CEO of Veidekke ASA on 1 July 2013.

Shareholdings: 148 905

 

Experience:

2007 – 2012    Veidekke ASA, Executive Vice President Property Development Division

2001 – 2007    Veidekke ASA, Executive Vice President and CFO

1997 – 2001    Association for the Promotion of Skiing, General Secretary

1992 – 1997    ABB, Executive Vice President and CFO, deputy CEO

1987 – 1992    Elektrisk Bureau AS, CFO

1986 – 1987    Elektro Union AS, Finance Manager

1983 – 1986    National Elektro AS, Treasurer          

 

Education:

1986                INSEAD (International Finance Programme)

1982                University of Wisconsin, Madison, Master of Business Administration

1981                Master in Business and Economics, Norwegian Business School (BI)

 

Directorships:

2011                Chair of Anthon B Nilsen Eiendom AS

2007                Board member in Norsk Eiendom

2004                Member of the Council of the Association for the Promotion of Skiing

1999 – 2011    Board member in Anthon B Nilsen AS

1992 - 1997    Chair of ABB Asea Skandia AS, ABB Komponent AS,
ABB Eiendom AS, ABB Financial Services AS, ABB Pensjonskasse,
Project Risk Committee

 

Awards:

2004                Voted “Financial manager of the year” by the Norwegian Association for Business Economists