Oddvar Rønsen

Oddvar Sten Ronsen is an experienced project appraisal and finance specialist with a considerable number of successful engagements in industrial and environmental projects in emerging markets and developing countries. Through his more than thirty years of international experience – in development finance (Development Bank of Zambia), commercial banking ( Senior Vice President, Bergen Bank and Den norske Bank), twelve years in the capacity as Senior Vice President for project and risk appraisal with the Nordic Investment Bank (NIB), he has acquired an in-depth knowledge of project and financial risk appraisal and strategies in emerging markets and developing countries. In recent years his focus has shifted to microfinance. Oddvar has an Honours Degree in Economics from University of Manchester, an M.Sc.Business Studies degree from University of Warwick and a Master of Theology degree from London School of Theology