Board of directors

Bill Hoover
Per Wold-Olsen Bill Hoover Wolfgang Reim Carsten Krogsgaard Thomsen Hélène Barnekow Ronica Wang Leo Larsen Morten Andersen Nikolai Bisgaard
Bill Hoover
Deputy chairman
Born: 1949
Nationality: American

Joined the board in 2007 and appointed deputy chairman in 2008

Member of the remuneration committee 
Member of the strategy committee
Member of the nomination committee

No. of shares in GN: 156,500

Fiduciary positions: Chairman of the boards in ReD Associates and the GN Store Nord Foundation

Member of the boards in Danfoss A/S, Lego Foundation, Neopost SA and Sanistål

Position:Retired, previously Director of McKinsey & Company in Scandinavia

Bill brings a unique set of capabilities and values to the board of GN Store Nord within strategy, organization, M&A and large scale transformation

Bill has comprehensive management consulting experience from his approximately 30 years at the consulting firm McKinsey & Company where he has served many of the largest industrial and hi-tech multinationals in Scandinavia. 

Bill holds an MBA and is also experienced with supply chain/operations and has authored several articles and a book on these topics. In addition, he has practical experience in helping Nordic multinationals rapidly scale up in emerging markets, especially in China and India.

Complies with the Committee on Corporate Governance’s definition of independency