Mr. Selmar holds a degree in Business Administration (siviløkonom) from the Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NHH). He is also Authorised securities dealer from Bankakademiet and authorised financial analyst from NHH/the Norwegian Society of Financial Analysts (NFF). Mr. Selmar is Managing Director and Investment Director of ODIN Fund Management. He has previously held senior positions in Norfund (Head of Department, Financial Institutions and SME Funds) and the Government Pension Fund Norway (Investment Director and Managing Director), as well as Rasmussen-gruppen AS, N. A. Jensen & Co A/S and DnC.
Mr. Selmar serves on the boards of RS Partners AS (member) and Selco AS (chair). He is also chair of the nomination committee of REC. Mr. Selmar has been chair of the board of Avantor AS and board member in several companies: Expert ASA, Hexagon Composites ASA, Vital Insurance ASA/DnB Life Insurance ASA, Vind AS and Røntgensenteret AS. He has also been a member of the corporate assembly and the nomination committee of Orkla ASA, the corporate assembly of Telenor ASA and the supervisory board and the nomination committee of Storebrand ASA.
ODIN Fund Management is one of Borregaard’s largest owners.