About us

O N Sunde is an industrial investment company with a leading position in several industries. The Group employs 4500 people.

Our business

O N Sunde is one of Norway's largest family-owned companies. Since its establishment in 1988 the company has built up a substantial investment portfolio including cruise and ferry services, retail sales of sporting and fashion goods, chemical production, real estate and financial investments.

Team and head office

O N Sunde AS is responsible for key corporate functions, as well as the Group's financial management, including liquidity, debt and risk management. Active ownership is exercised through the various boards of directors and through close cooperation with the management of the operating entities. The company employs ten people at its head office in Oslo, Norway.

Chief Executive Officer

Alexander Sunde was appointed Chief Executive Officer of the company O N Sunde AS in December 2015. Alexander Sunde has worked for the company since 2008 and has been responsible for the company’s financial investments as well as serving on the various boards of directors of the operating entities. He succeeds Olav Nils Sunde, who will continue as Executive Chairman of the Board.

Alexander Sunde holds a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) from BI Norwegian Business School and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) with specializations in financial analysis (CEFA) and portfolio management (APF).

Turnover (MNOK)
8 834
1 195
Total assets (MNOK)
13 209
Alexander Sunde
Group CFO
Bjørn Paulsen