Our Board of Directors

The Grieg Star Group Board of Directors is lead by Chair Elisabeth Grieg and meets regularly in Bergen and Oslo to stake out the long term strategies for the company. Board members abstain from board discussions if potential conflict of interests occur. Board members are recruited using independent executive search.

Elisabeth Grieg

Elisabeth Grieg

Chair of the Board

Elisabeth Grieg is co-owner of the Grieg Group and a member of the founding family. She is member of the Board of Directors of Grieg Foundation and various other Grieg Group companies. She is board chair of Snøhetta Design and a board member of TGS-Nopec and of SOS Children’s Villages Norway. She is also member of DNV GL Nordic Committee.

Michelle Williams

Michelle Williams

Director of the Board

Ms. Williams is CEO of Grieg Logistics. She is educated at the Royal Norwegian Naval Academy. She is a former anti-submarine warfare commander and navigation officer in the Royal Norwegian Navy. Ms. Williams has held several positions in Norwegian business, including Head of Department at Falck Nutec, Operations Manager CCB (Coast Center Base) and came to Grieg Logistics from her position as CEO of Europe’s largest offshore supply base CCB Mongstad. Prior to the CEO position at CCB Mongstad she lead the implementation of the new Statoil Supply Service contract at Mongstad. She joined Grieg Logistics in November 2016. Ms. Williams was appointed Director of the Board in June 2017.

Camilla Grieg

Camilla Grieg

Group CEO

Camilla Grieg is co-owner of the Grieg Group, and a member of the founding family. She has an MBA with a major in finance from the University of San Francisco and is a Certified Financial Analyst (AFA). She is chair of the Board of Directors in the operating units Grieg Star AS, Grieg Star Shipping AS and a member of the Board of Directors in Grieg Star Group and G2 Ocean. She is also Chair of the Board of Directors in GC Rieber AS, and a member of the board of the Norwegian Shipowners’ Association and a member of the Election Committee of DnB.

Kai Grøtterud

Kai Grøtterud

Director of the Board

Mr. Grøtterud is co-founder and CEO of the cement shipping company Eureka Shipping Ltd.  He has worked in international shipping and logistics for 32 years, based in Norway, UK, Australia, Japan and Saudi Arabia. Mr. Grøtterud has previously been Head of Maritime Logistics at fertiliser company Yara International, Executive Vice President at shipping company Gearbulk, Managing Director at Klaveness Maritime Logistics,  and  has held various other management- and board member roles. He has a degree in Transportation & Business Administration from MRDH, and management education from INSEAD. Mr Grøtterud has been a Director of the Board of Grieg Star since 2009.

Didrik Munch

Didrik Munch

Director of the Board

Mr. Munch is Chief Executive Officer of Schibsted Norge AS. He is Chair of the board of FINN.no AS and Storebrand ASA, and member of the Board at VG AS, Lerøy Seafood ASA and Nya Wermlands Tidningen AB. He was previous Division Director of the business market at DnB and a police lawyer. He a holds a law degree from University of Bergen and has also education from the Police Academy in Oslo. Mr Munch has been a Director of the Board of Grieg Star since January, 2013.