Stein Erik Hagen

Chairman of the Board


Degree from the Retail Institute (now the Norwegian School of Retail)
Member of the Compensation Committee

Mr Hagen was first elected to the Board in 2004, has been Chairman of the Board since 2006, and is up for election in 2022. Mr Hagen established the first business of his own in 1976 and he and his children jointly own the family company, Canica AS, and other companies. He is active in a number of the family companies and sits on the Board of the family’s charitable foundations. Mr Hagen is member of the Board of the Byrd Hoffman Watermill Foundation in New York and the Board of the Prostate Cancer Foundation, USA and member of the Spine Leadership Council at the Hospital for Special Surgery, New York. Mr Hagen is Chairman of the Nomination Committee of Anora Group Plc and member of the Board of The World Economic Forum Family Business Community.

Hagen and his related parties own 250 386 411 shares in Orkla (as of 31.12.23)