Erik Brandt, Chief Executive Officer
Erik Brandt has been the CEO of Lumi Gruppen since 2014. Mr. Brandt has worked as an education professional for twenty years and has extensive management experience prior to Lumi Gruppen, including holding several positions as Managing Director and Sales and Marketing Director in Høyskolen Kristiania. Mr. Brandt has held several Board positions within the education sector and also served as a Board member for Abelia. Mr. Brandt holds a MA degree in Marketing and Tourism Management, from University of Hertfordshire and completed the Strategic Leadership Program from Said Business School, University of Oxford.
Marit Aamold Trysnes, CEO Sonans
Marit Aamold Trysnes has been the Chief Strategy & Marketing Officer of Lumi Gruppen since 2015. Prior to this, Ms. Aamold Trysnes was Director of Strategy and Projects at Høyskolen Kristiania. In addition, she has worked as a Management Consultant at Qvartz (now Bain & Company) and PA Consulting Group. Ms. Aamold Trysnes holds a Master of Business Administration from BI Norwegian School of Management, and graduated with honours.
Terje Ravnsborg, Director of IT
Terje Ravnsborg has been the Director of IT of Lumi Gruppen since 2011. Prior to this, Mr. Ravnsborg was Head of eSolutions at EDB ErgoGroup AS (now TietoEVRY). In addition, he has worked as IT Manager at Storebrand, as Technical Head at StreamServe (now OpenText), and as an IT Professional at JOH-Data (now Norgesgruppen Data).
Line Lunde, Director of HR
Line Lunde has been the Director of HR of Lumi Gruppen since 2014. Prior to that Ms. Lunde was HR Director of King Food AS & TGI Fridays, both companies in Umoe Restaurants AS, a leading restaurant company in Scandinavia. In addition, she has worked as Director of Operations in Sonans Karriere, and several years as an Operations Manager in King Food AS. Ms. Lunde holds a Master of Management degree from BI Business School.
Michael Brekke, Director of School Operations
Michael Brekke has been the Director of School Operations since 2016. Prior to this, Mr. Brekke was the Principal of Sonans videregående skole since 2009, and a teacher at Sonans Privatgymnas since 2005. In addition, he is Chairman of Hovde & Brekke Forlag and has worked as a carpenter, librarian and Administrator. Mr. Brekke holds a Master of Arts degree in History, with a specialization in the Norwegian constitution, from the University of Bergen (UiB).
Morten Danielsen, CEO Oslo Nye Høyskole
Morten Danielsen has been CEO of Oslo Nye Høyskole (previously Bjørknes) since 2020. Prior to this, Mr. Danielsen was CMO and later CCO at Egmont Story House (formerly Egmont publishing), one of Norway’s largest media houses. He has a background from management consulting at PwC and has been on several boards in various sectors. Mr. Danielsen holds a Master of Science degree in Economics and Business Administration, with a specialization in strategy, from the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH).
Martin Prytz, Chief Financial Officer
Martin Prytz has been CFO of Lumi gruppen since 2021. Mr. Prytz has more than 15 years of experience working in finance and auditing. Prior to Lumi Gruppen he was CFO and Head of Business Development at REMA Industrier AS. Prior to REMA, Mr. Prytz was CFO at Fibo Group AS, Consultant at Deloitte Consulting, Head of Economy at Telia Sonera Norge Holding AB and Rockwool AS, and Auditor at Deloitte AS. He also held multiple board memberships in group internal companies at Fibo and TeliaSonera. Mr. Prytz has an MSc in Accounting and Auditing from Handelshøyskolen BI and is Siviløkonom from Norges Handelshøyskole.