Board of Directors

Petter-Børre Furberg
56, Norwegian
  • Deputy Chair of the Board, Non-Independent Non-Executive Director

Career History

Petter-Børre Furberg has extensive experience as a business leader with several of Telenor’s operations and business areas. Petter-Børre is currently Head of Telenor Asia and a member of the Telenor Group Leadership Team.

Since joining Telenor in 1998, he has held several senior management positions in the group, including the Head of Telenor Nordics, Cluster Head for Emerging Asia and part of Telenor’s Group Executive Management. He has also held leadership roles in the Group’s business operations in the Nordics and Asia. He was Chief Executive Officer in Telenor Norway, Telenor Myanmar, and Grameenphone Bangladesh, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Marketing Officer in dtac Thailand. Petter-Børre started his Telenor career in the finance department of Telenor International in Norway.

Throughout his career, Petter-Børre has lived and worked on in several countries and is now on his third stint in Asia. Working for Telenor has given him great opportunities to participate in the international development of Telenor, both in Europe and in Asia.

Prior to joining Telenor, he held senior positions with the Norwegian Parliament and Norwegian Ministry of Finance. Petter-Børre has throughout his career held several board positions within the telecom industry which include several listed companies.


Skills & Experience

Petter-Børre holds a degree in economics and business administration from the Norwegian School of Economics and is a Certified European Financial Analyst (AFA/CEFA).

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