Birger Steen

Board Member since 2015*
Nationality Norwegian
Born 1966

Other assignments

Chairman of the Board
Nordic Semiconductor ASA
Pagero AB

Board Member
Schibsted ASA
Cognite AS

Trustee
The National Nordic Museum in Seattle

Principal
Summa Equity AB

Previous key positions

CEO
Parallels Inc.
2011-2016

Vice President of Worldwide SMB & Distribution
Microsoft Corporation
2009-2010 

General Manager
Microsoft Russia
2004-2009

General Manager
Microsoft Norge
2002-2004 

CEO
Scandinavia Online AS
2000-2002

Vice President of Business Development
Schibsted ASA
1996-1999 

Consultant
McKinsey & Company
1993-1996

Oil Trader and Managing Director
Norwegian Oil Trading AS
1992-1993

Education

MBA 
Insead

MSc, Computer Science
Norwegian Institute of Technology (NTNU)

* Refers to when a person became Board member in the Nordea Group’s parent company, irrespective of whether it is Nordea Bank Abp, Nordea Bank AB (publ), or another company.