Board of Directors

Board of directors of B2Holding with extensive experience from debt purchasing and financial services.

Harald L. Thorstein Chair of the Board
  • Chair of the Board of Directors since May 2020.
  • Founder and owner of the London based advisory company Arkwright London Ltd. He has previously held positions in Seatankers Management and DnB Markets (Corporate Finance).
  • Extensive board experience, including Aktiv Kapital, Axactor, SFL Corp and Seadrill.
  • MSc in Industrial Economics and Technology Management – with specialization within Finance and Optimization.
Thale Kuvås Solberg Board member
  • Board member since May 2021.
  • Head of Professional Services in Volue ASA, a technology supplier and enabler of the green transition listed on Oslo Børs. Previous positions include CEO of the fin-tech company SMB LAB (part of SpareBank1), and various leadership roles in SpareBank1, Ernst & Young Advisory and JPMorgan Chase.
  • Board member of Ztl Payment Solution AS and deputy member of AtB AS.
  • Holds the title of “Siviløkonom” from NHH Norwegian School of Economics and has a MSc in Risk Management from the University of Southampton, UK and a BSc in International Business from Copenhagen Business School, DK.
  • Nominated by Abelia as Top 50 Women in Tech in Norway 2020.
Trygve Lauvdal Board member
  • Board member since May 2020 and from 2013 to 2018. 
  • Investment director at Rasmussengruppen AS. Prior to this, he worked nine years as an equity analyst in DNB, specializing in the technology, industrial and renewable energy sectors.
  • Several board positions in Norwegian companies.
  • PhD in Engineering Cybernetics from Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) 
Niklas Wiberg Board member
  • Board member since May 2018. Deputy board member 2016-2018, board member 2013-2016.
  • Executive Vice President at Prioritet Group AB, Sweden's largest buyer of invoices. Prioritet Group is owned by the Wiberg family, and has app USD 300m equity.
  • Magister level degree in Business with specialisation in accounting, finance and entrepeneurship. 
Adele Bugge Norman Pran Board member
  • Board member since May 2018.
  • Management consultant, Board Professional and Investor.
  • Professional experience from private equity and M&A consulting.
  • Partner and CFO in Herkules Capital for 12 years.
  • Board member of ABG Sundal Collier ASA, Mesta AS, Zalaris ASA and XXL ASA.
  • Cand. jur degree from University of Oslo, Master of Accounting from NHH Norwegian School of Economics.
Grethe Wittenberg Meier Board member
  • Board member since May 2020. Deputy board member 2018-2020.
  • CEO at PrivatMegleren AS. Previous positions include CEO at Terra Aktiv Eiendomsmegling AS, CEO at SATS AS, CEO at Vita AS and marketing director at Bank2 AS.
  • Chairman of Eiendom Norge AS, board member of Fitness Group Nordic AS, Norges Håndballforbunds Fondsstyre (Norwegian Handball Association Fund Management) and Nyeboliger AS.
  • Bachelor of Commerce/Business Studies from BI Norwegian Business School.
Trond Kristian Andreassen Board member
  • Board member since May 2020. 
  • Managing owner of Vimar AS. Previous positions include CEO and Member of the Board of Avida Finans, CEO at Gothia Financial Group and CEO (Nordic, Spain and Holland and CEO Group Factoring Europe) at Arvato Financial Solutions. 
  • Member of the Board in Aprila Bank ASA.
  • Bachelor of Business Administration from BI Norwegian Business School.