Stein Erik Hagen

Chairman of the Board

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Stein Erik Hagen
Stein Erik Hagen
  • Retailer
  • Owner of Canica AS and associated family-owned companies together with three of his children
  • Born 1956


Retailer and co-founder of ICA AB

Retailer and founder of RIMI Norge AS and the Hakon Group AS


The Retail Institute (now the Norwegian School of Retail)

Wang Commercial College

Positions of Trust

  • Chairman of the board and board member for several companies where the S.E. Hagen family has direct or indirect owner interests
  • Member of the ‘board of the Stein Erik Hagen Stiftelse for Klinisk Hjerteforskning (Foundation for Clinical Heart Research)
  • Member of the Committee of Shareholders’ Representatives of Stein Erik Hagens Allmennyttige stiftelse (Charitable Foundation)
  • Founder and General Manager of the Prostate Cancer Foundation of Norway
  • Member of the Board of the Byrd Hoffman Watermill Foundation


Mr Hagen and related parties own 250,010,000 shares in Orkla ASA (Number of shares owned as of 31 December 2017).

Mr Hagen attended 11 of 11 Board meetings in 2017.