Kjell Roland served as the Managing Director and Chief Executive
Officer at Norfund. Roland spent six years of doing economic
research with the Government and served as the Partner and Chief
Executive officer of ECON Management AS and ECON Analysis. He
founded ECON in 1986, and served as its Senior Partner or Chief
Executive Officer over two decades.
As a consultant, his work was much focused on the power sector, in particular development of the liberalized and competitive Nordic market through the 90s. He has substantial experience as an Adviser to the Nordic government on energy and environment, and also served as an Adviser to a number of developing countries, and multilateral development institutions.