Astrid Simonsen Joos
Term of office: Elected 11 May 2020
Shares in Telenor ASA: 0 as of 30 April 2020
Year of birth, residence: Born 1973 in Norway, resident in Denmark.
Experience: Simonsen Joos has significant experience within digital, sales/marketing, business development and people management from her 20 years’ within the software Industry and digital business development. Simonsen Joos currently serves as Global Chief Digital Officer and Head of Transformation of Signify (formerly known as Philips Lighting) in 2019, after serving five years as CEO of Signify in the Nordics. She has held numerous management positions at Microsoft and also served as CEO for Creuna Denmark, a digital agency.
Other directorships: Member of the Board of Directors of Nordea Invest (Copenhagen, Denmark).
Education: Simonsen Joos holds a M.Sc in Business and Economics from BI Norwegian Business School, and Master of Management Program focusing on eMarketing from BI Norwegian Business School.