Jørgen C. Arentz Rostrup

Head of Telenor Nordics


17 August 2015


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Jørgen Rostrup, born 1966, has more than 20 years of international business experience. Prior to his role as EVP and Head of Telenor Nordics (from 1 October 2023), he served as EVP and Head of Telenor Asia. Before that he held the role of CFO of Telenor Group since November 2016. Rostrup was President of Yara North America, Inc before joining Telenor.

Rostrup has lived and worked on four continents. He has held a broad range of management positions in three of Norway’s leading companies, including Country Manager for Yara Ghana Ltd., CFO of Norsk Hydro Group, President of Hydro USA Inc, Executive Vice President Energy in Hydro and CFO for Hydro’s oil and gas activities in Norway.

Rostrup is also currently Chair of the Board of Directors of Grameenphone Ltd. in Bangladesh and Vice Chair of the Board of Directors of Total Access Communication PCL (dtac) in Thailand. He was previously Board Chair at DNA Finland and has board experience in private equity and investment banking.


Jørgen Rostrup holds a master’s degree in economics and business administration from the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH).