Tom Farmen was former Head of Cash Management and senior portfolio manager at Norges Bank. He has also been portfolio manager within fixed income at NBIM (the Norwegian sovereign wealth fund) for four years. Tom holds a PhD in Credit Risk and Investment Strategies from NTNU since 2006. Tom Farmen is now head of risk allocations and a partner in Nordkinn Asset Management.
Kjell Magne Rystad has a MSc in Finance from the Norwegian School of Economics. He has 20 years of experience from investment management working for Folketrygdfondet, Nordea, and
Kaupting. He has also run several investment companies on his own. Kjell Magne Rystad is now
working as a partner and portfolio strategist in Sissner Sirius.