JATJan Arne Thorbjörnsen (born 1967) is Norwegian and lives since 2010 in Sweden.
He has more than 14 years’ experience in top management and member of Boards of Directors.
Mr. Thorbjörnsen served as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) at Handicare Group 1999-2011, during a period
the company expanded substantially from a purely Norwegian business to an international group
with own operations in 11 countries and became a major player in the European market for products aimed at
the elderly and the disabled people.

Mr. Thorbjörnsen has extensive experience from many European acquisitions, structured sales processes
and various private equity ownerships.

He started his career in an audit firm (PwC) in 1989 and had 8 years experiences in audit and advisory services
to clients in many industries, such as banks, IT, manufacturing, retail and services. In 1997 he joined as Financial Manager
in a company which merged with Handicare in 1998.
As CFO of Handicare he was responsible for corporate functions HR and also some years for ICT.

Mr. Thorbjörnsen has in addition extensive experience as part-time lecturer in the Bachelor program in Business Administration at BI Norwegian Business School
and the Bachelor program in Accounting and Audit at Østfold University College

He has extensive experience as member of the Board of Directors of various companies in Scandinavia and elsewhere.

Mr. Thorbjörnsen is State Authorised Public Accountant (CPA) from the Norwegian School of Business and Administration (NHH).