Since 2004 Elin and the Professional Boards Forum team have promoted better gender parity at board level across Europe.
Founder & CEO
Phone: +47 932 80 230
Elin Hurvenes founded the Professional Boards Forum in Norway in 2003 and now runs PBF in the UK, the Netherlands, Switzerland and Germany. Elin gives keynote speeches about women on boards at international conferences and corporate events, and is consulted by the media as an authority on the subject. Elin is also the Senior Partner at Chairman Mentors International (CMi). She has an MBA from London Business School.
Executive Assistant to Elin Hurvenes
Phone: + 44 7736 792162
Ally is an accomplished executive assistant who offers organisational support to Professional Boards Forum. She has had many years experience supporting board level executives in both the private and public sector. Ally has run her own virtual assistant company for 17 years providing support to a wide range of clients both in the UK and abroad.
Events & Office Manager
Phone: +44 7973 757248
Paula provides administrative support to Professional Boards Forum. Paula has many years of experience as an accomplished executive assistant supporting Chairmen of FTSE100 companies at the highest level.
Sir Roger Carr
Chairman, BAE Systems plc
International Chairman Royal Academy of Engineering,
Chairman Moixa Energy
Benedicte Schilbred Fasmer
CEO, SpareBank 1 SR-Bank ASA