New Chair of IPC Board announced
Tone Wille has been CEO of the Posten Norge Group since 2016. Prior to that, she has been executive vice president/CFO of Posten Norge since September 2012. She has also been a member of Posten Norge’s group management and Director of Finance and Corporate Governance in the Mail Division. Before coming to Posten Norge, she was investment director at Norfund and senior VP and CFO of GE Energy (Norway) AS and of Kværner Energy AS. She has a Master’s degree in economics and business administration.
Holger Winklbauer, CEO of IPC, said; “Many challenges await posts ahead with the accelerating climate change, global crisis but posts also have many opportunities thanks to the increase of e-commerce. I am confident that under the leadership of Tone Wille, IPC will be best placed to support posts through this journey.”
Dag Mejdell, IPC Chairman, concluded: “I congratulate Tone with her election. I am confident that she is the right person to chair the Board and steer IPC for the years to come. I will be delighted to share my experience and knowledge with her in view of the handover next November”.
IPC is a cooperative company governed by a Board, composed of the chief executive officers from eleven IPC members plus IPC’s president and chief executive. The Board meets at least twice a year and sets the corporation’s strategic direction, approves the annual business plan and budget, appoints the CEO and provides guidance and support to IPC management in the implementation of the strategic business initiatives.