Tom Farmen is Head of Risk Allocations at Nordkinn and one of the founding partners. Prior to Nordkinn, Dr. Farmen held the position as a Senior Portfolio Manager and Head of Cash Management at the Central Bank of Norway where he managed the most liquid part of the FX reserves. Dr. Farmen started his career as a portfolio manager at NBIM (Norges Bank Investment Management) where he managed several of the fund’s fixed income portfolios.
Dr. Farmen received a PhD in Corporate Finance (Credit risk and investment strategies) from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology in 2006. He also holds a B.Sc. degree in Finance and Marketing from Strathclyde University in Scotland (1999), a Master’s Degree (International) from Griffith University in Australia (2000) and a B.Sc. degree in Political Science from Oslo University (2013).