NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF BCC

We want to welcome Steinar Riise to BCC as he takes over the position of executive director. He is taking over the position from Vegar Kronstad.


By: Anne Lea K. Nielsen – Photo: BCC

Steinar Riise is from Stavanger, Norway, and his background includes over 15 years of experience working in in different managerial positions in the oil industry. His task as executive director will be to lead BCC through the transition of becoming an association. The goal behind creating an association is to ensure that BCC, as an international church will function effectively as a whole.

Steinar Riise is both enthusiastic for and occupied with the main purposes of BCC, which is why he has accepted the position of executive director.

“I look forward to being a part of the organization and have already started to meet all of the skilled coworkers. They put in a major effort daily so that BCC can continually deliver to the expectations of BCC’s members. I also look forward to the challenge of creating the necessary framework to fulfill BCC’s main purpose”, says Riise.

Vegar Kronstad is transferring to the position of finance director.

“We want to thank Vegar Kronstad for the effort that he has put in as executive director of BCC throughout the last several years, and we appreciate that he will continue as finance director”, says Chairman of the Board of Directors Berit Hustad Nilsen