Helge Leiro Baastad
Helge Leiro Baastad (1960) has been the CEO of Gjensidige since 2003. He is chair of the Board in Gjensidige Pensjon og Sparing Holding AS, member of the board of Finance Norway, (the Norwegian federation for banks, insurance companies and other financial institutions, Ungt Entreprenørskap (Junior Achievement young enterprise Norway), Nykredit Holding A/S, Nykredit Realkredit A/S, and member of the electoral committee in SpareBank 1 SR-Bank ASA.
Baastad joined the company in 1998 as manager of the retail segment and in 2000 was appointed executive vice president responsible for group marketing and support functions. He has previously held various senior management positions with Jordan AS and Denofa Lilleborg Fabrikker. Baastad holds a degree from the Norwegian School of Economics based on a four year program in economics and business administration consisting of three years at bachelor/undergraduate level and one year at master/graduate Level.
Number of shares in Gjensidige Forsikring ASA (including shares, if any, held by closely related parties): 48,793 (last change 10 February 2017).