- Svein Høgset
Svein is Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer of Incentive. Prior to co-founding Incentive AS in 2014, Svein was an Investment Partner & Head of Europe for TPG-Axon in London (2010-2013), he co-founded Montrica Investment Management in London (2006-2010) and was a Managing Director at the Principal Strategies unit of Goldman Sachs in London (1998-2006). Svein started his career as an Analyst at Morgan Stanley’s Investment Banking division in London (1996-1998). Svein holds an M.Sc. from Norwegian School of Economics (1996).
- Niklas Antman
Prior to co-founding Incentive AS in 2014, Niklas was a Portfolio Manager for European Equities at SEB Investment Management in Stockholm (2010-2012), he was a Partner, Director and Portfolio Manager at Kairos Investment Management in London (2000-2010). He worked in the Equities department at Fleming Securities in London (1998-2000) and started his career as an Equity Research Analyst at H. Lunden Securities in Stockholm (1997-1998). Niklas holds an M.Sc. from Hanken School of Economics in Helsinki (1997).
- Mikael Berglund
Prior to co-founding Incentive AS in 2014, Mikael was an Investment Partner at TPG-Axon in London (2010-2013), he was an Analyst at Montrica Investment Management in London (2007-2010). He was a Director within the Structured Investments division of Barclays Capital in London (2004-2007) and worked in the Financial Products division of Credit Suisse in London (1997-2004). Mikael started his career as an Analyst at Morgan Stanley’s Investment Banking division in London (1996-1997). Mikael holds an M.Sc. from Stockholm School of Economics (1996) and is a CFA charterholder.
- Alexander Kopp
Prior to joining Incentive AS in 2015, Alexander was a Portfolio Manager at Polygon Global Partners in London (2008-2015). He started his career as an analyst at Goldman Sachs' Principal Strategies Group in London (2003-2008). Alexander holds an A.B. Cum Laude from Harvard College (2003).
- Lars Tell
Lars is Chief Operating Officer of the Sector Asset Management Group, and leads Sector Fund Services (“SFS”). Lars joined the company in 2005 from a position in Nordea Private Banking. He held the position as Head of Business support in Nordea Securities (previously Christiania Markets) and was the Managing director of Nordea Securities NUF in Norway (2002-2005). Lars holds a BSc in Business Administration and Economics from University of Karlstad. SFS is regulated by the Financial Supervisory Authority of Norway.
- Gudrid Eide
Gudrid is Chief Financial Officer of the Sector Asset Management Group. She has more than 30 years’ experience from auditing, business control and corporate finance. She joined the company in 2000 from the position as Principal Advisor, Corporate Finance of Kværner Oil & Gas (joined in 1992) where she was responsible for business control and planning of Engineering. Gudrid holds a Master in Economics and Business Administration from the Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NHH) (1988), a Master of Auditing from NHH (1990), and is State-Authorised Public Accountant.
- Jens Fredrik Bøen
Jens is Chief Legal & Compliance Officer (CLO/CCO) of the Sector Asset MAnagement Group. He joined the company in 2020 from the position of Senior Associate with the Norwegian Law Firm Wikborg Rein (joined in June 2014), where he was part of the firm's Financial Services Regulatory Practice. During his time in private practice, he advised Norwegian and international banks, investment firms, fund managers and insurers on regulatory and compliance matters. In addition to providing financial regulatory and compliance advice, he also has extensive M&A and capital markets transaction experience within the financial services and asset management industries, as well as with fund establishments on behalf of managers and sponsors. Mr. Bøen also has experience from Allen & Overy LLP, where he was seconded into the firm's Corporate practice. Mr. Bøen holds a Master in Law from the University of Bergen.