Nordkinn Asset Management skaper og bevarer verdier for våre investorer ved å maksimere risikojustert absolutt avkastning. Vi oppnår dette gjennom vårt unike team og vår lokale ekspertise.
Nordkinn Asset Management ble grunnlagt av syv markedsspesialister med lang erfaring innenfor økonomisk analyse, investeringsbeslutninger, risikostyring og kundeoppfølging. Til sammen har vi mer enn 100 års erfaring fra markedet, med hovedvekt på FX/Fixed Income og absolutt avkastning.
Nordkinn Asset Management skapar och bevarar värdetillväxt för våra investerare genom maximering av risk-justerad absolut avkastning. Denna strävan uppnår vi genom vårt unika team och vår lokala närvaro.
Nordkinn Asset Management grundades 2012 av sju specialister inom området absolut avkastning med lång erfarenhet inom kapitalförvaltning, riskhantering och kundrelationer. Tillsammans har vi mer än 100 års erfarenhet från kapitalmarknaden, med tonvikt på ränte- och valutamarknaderna ur ett makroperspektiv.
Nordkinn Asset Management och fonderna som bolaget förvaltar, står under Finansinspektionens tillsyn. Nordkinn Asset Management är en auktoriserad förvaltare av Alternativa Investeringsfonder (AIF förvaltare) och fonderna godkända som special-AIFer strukturerade i en mottagar-/matarfondstruktur.
Nordkinn Asset Management aims to create and preserve wealth by consistently providing investors with stable risk-adjusted absolute return through its unique team and local expertise.
Nordkinn Asset Management was founded in 2012 as an independent Nordic asset management firm by a selection of absolute return specialists with outstanding track records within investment, risk and client management. The team of eight builds on a collective industry experience exceeding 130 years and operates from Stockholm and Oslo.
Nordkinn Asset Management as well as the funds it manages stands under supervision by the Swedish Financial Services Authority, as an AIF (Alternative Investment Fund) Manager and Special AIFs respectively, organised in a master/feeder structure.
Our Board of Directors consists of six members; four independent/external and two partner representatives.
Board Chairman – Peter Hansson (independent)
Peter Hansson is an independent board member of Nordkinn. With an industry experience of more than 25 years within the institutional investor community, Mr. Hansson brings a specific asset owner perspective into Nordkinn.
Mr. Hansson is former CEO of SPK Sparinstitutens Pensionskassa (the Pension Insurance Company for Swedish savings banks), a position he held from 2005 until 2018. Prior, he was CFO of SPK from 1993. In his capacity as CEO of SPK, he was engaged in Tjänstepensionsförbundet (Association for Swedish workplace pension schemes) as board member, chairman and its Swedish representative in PensionsEurope, which governs the interests of all national associations of funded pensions across Europe.
Besides Nordkinn, Mr. Hansson sits on the board of Första AP-fonden (AP1) and chairs the Investment Committee of Barncancerfonden (Swedish Childhood Cancer Fund).
Mr. Hansson studied Economics and Business Administration at Stockholm University.
Board member – Tor Bechmann (independent)
Tor Bechmann is an independent board member of Nordkinn. He is an attorney-at-law and partner at Tenden Advokatfirma ANS in Norway. With 20+ years industry experience, he is a specialist within M&A transactions and commercial law in particular.
Before joining Tenden in 2005, he worked for law firm Wikborg, Rein & Co., the Oslo Stock Exchange and PWC in Oslo and London.
Besides Nordkinn, Mr Bechmann is member of the board at NRP Procurator AS.
Mr. Bechmann holds a Master’s Degree in Law from Oslo University in Norway from 1997.
Adjunct Board member – Emma Ihre (independent), Investor Ombudsman
Emma Ihre is Investor Ombudsman at Nordkinn and an independent adjunct board member representing the interests of Nordkinn’s investors. She has been specialising in sustainability in the financial markets since 1998.
Ms. Ihre is Head of Sustainability at Embracer Group. Prior, she served as Head of Sustainability at Mannheimer Swartling Advokatbyrå AB, Head of Sustainable Business at the Swedish Ministry of Finance and was responsible for integrating sustainability into the governance of state-owned companies, as well as Head of Engagement at Ethix SRI Advisors.
Besides Nordkinn, Ms. Ihre is Deputy Chairman of the Board of Seventh AP Fund (AP7), Board Member of the Board of the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) and Advisory Board Member at Lund Institute for Sustainability Impact.
Ms. Ihre has a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics and Business Administration from Stockholm University from 1998.
Board member – Erik Eidolf, Chief Executive Officer
Erik Eidolf is one of the founding partners and CEO of Nordkinn. He has been engaged in the hedge fund industry since 1998.
Prior to Nordkinn Mr. Eidolf founded Harcourt Investment Consulting AG’s Nordic business, with dual objective to cover research on locally based hedge funds as well as business development. During 2011 – 2012 Mr. Eidolf was Chairman for UN PRI’s work steam on hedge funds promoting increased governance, transparency and responsibility with the hedge fund industry.
Mr. Eidolf holds a Master’s Degree in Economics and Business Administration from Umeå University in Sweden from 1999.
Board member – Tom E. S. Farmen, Head of Risk Allocations
Tom Farmen is one of the founding partners of Nordkinn and CRO.
Prior to Nordkinn Dr. Farmen was Senior Portfolio Manager and Head of Cash Management at the Central Bank of Norway, managing the most liquid part of the Foreign Exchange reserves. Dr. Farmen commenced his career at NBIM (Norges Bank Investment Management) in 2005 as fixed income portfolio manager.
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 Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from Strathclyde University in Scotland (1999), a MBA (International) from Griffith University in Australia (2000) and a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from Oslo University (2013).