Sven Mollekleiv

Senior Vice President, Sustainability, DNVGL Group, Honorary President for the Norwegian Red Cross

    Sven Mollekleiv is the Senior Vice president and Head of Corporate Relations and corporate social responsibility in DNVGL.  He is also the ombudsman in the DNVGL.  He started in DNV as the HR Director and member of executive board in 2001. He has previously been the Secretary General of the Norwegian Red Cross, a position he held for 10 years. He was elected President of the Norwegian Red Cross in October 2008. Furthermore, he is member of several boards for various organizations. He is the Vice Chairman of International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)’s special fund for the disabled. He has served until recently as the President of the board in the organization The Association of NGOs in Norway. He has also been a member of the board of Amnesty International and of the Red Cross Nordic United World Colleges. He was represented the DNVGL in, among others, the UN Global Compact and in World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD). Sven Mollekleiv is considered as one of Norway’s most experienced humanitarian voices. In 2018, he was elected as the Honorary President of the Norwegian Red Cross.