Management

IVAR S. FOSSUM

IVAR S. FOSSUM

CEO

Read more

IVAR S. FOSSUM

CEO

Fossum holds a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in Trondheim, Norway.

He has previously held various managerial and commercial positions within the petroleum and fertilizer industries in the Norsk Hydro Group and in FMC Technologies, including as General Manager of Norsk Hydro East Africa Ltd. and as Chief Executive Officer of Loke AS. Fossum is a Norwegian citizen and resides in Asker, Norway.

Telephone: +47 930 96 850
Send Email

CHRISTIAN GJERDE

CHRISTIAN GJERDE

CFO

Read more

CHRISTIAN GJERDE

CFO

Gjerde holds a Master of Professional Accounting from Griffith University in Queensland, Australia.
He has broad financial management experience from NorgesGruppen ASA, Telenor ASA, and Yara International ASA, where he headed the finance and investments function for Yara’s mining division. Gjerde has extensive experience from international financial markets and project financing, as well as broad financial management experience from large-scale mining projects and operations in Brazil, Ethiopia and Finland. Gjerde is a Norwegian citizen and resides in Oslo, Norway.

LARS K. GRØNDAHL

LARS K. GRØNDAHL

SENIOR ADVISOR

Read more

LARS K. GRØNDAHL

SENIOR ADVISOR

Grøndahl holds a Master of Science in Economics and Business Administration from the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) in Bergen, Norway. He was CFO of Nordic Mining in the period 2006-18 and has previously held various managerial positions within the cement and building materials industries, including in Aker, Scancem and Heidelberg Cement.

Grøndahl was Deputy COO of Heidelberg Cement’s operations in Africa and was Head of Department in the Norwegian Ministry of Industry. Grøndahl is a Norwegian citizen and resides in Oslo, Norway.

Telephone: +47 901 60 941
Send Email

KENNETH NAKKEN ANGEDAL

KENNETH NAKKEN ANGEDAL

PROJECT MANAGER ENGEBØ

Read more

KENNETH NAKKEN ANGEDAL

PROJECT MANAGER ENGEBØ

Nakken holds a Bachelor of Automation Technology, Control Engineering from the Western Norway University of Applied Science.

He has broad management and project experience from various technical and management positions in the ABB Group including as Vice President, Digital Services in ABB’s Marine Business Unit. Nakken is a Norwegian citizen and resides in Førde, Norway.

Telephone: +47 926 40 645
Send Email

MONA SCHANCHE

MONA SCHANCHE

VP RESOURCE AND SUSTAINABILITY

Read more

MONA SCHANCHE

VP RESOURCE AND SUSTAINABILITY

Schanche holds a Master of Science in Resource Geology from the University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in Trondheim, Norway. She has broad experience from working in the mining industry with various exploration and mine development projects.

Schanche has previously worked as Geologist for Titania AS (Kronos Group), a major producer of ilmenite feedstock for titanium pigment production. Schanche is a Norwegian and US citizen and resides in Oslo, Norway.

Telephone: +47 922 81 253
Send Email