The current head of Corporate Development, Trygve Christian Moe (35), has been appointed Finance Director at Procordia Food from this autumn. Trygve has been in charge of Corporate Development since 2001 and has been employed by the Orkla Group since 1999.
Erik R. Barkald (43) has been appointed Director of Corporate Development. He will start in his new post on 1 September and report to Executive Vice President Roar Engeland.
Erik has a degree in business economics, is married and has two children. He has been employed in various posts in the Orkla Group since 1993 and is currently Finance Director at Orkla Foods. Erik was previously Finance Director at Orkla and prior to this Deputy Director and Controller at Orkla. He has also formerly been Finance Manager at Unitor.
Pål Erik Jahren (37) has been appointed Finance Director at Orkla Foods. He will be a member of Orkla Foods' management team and report to Managing Director Atle Vidar Johansen.
Pål Erik Jahren was previously Finance Director at Orkla Foods CEE. He began his career in Orkla as a trainee in 1995. Jahren has a degree in economics from the University of Oslo and is an authorised financial analyst. He is married and has two children.
Ole Kristian Lunde, SVP Corporate Communications Tel.: +47 22 54 44 31