Håkon Mageli

EVP Communication and Corporate Affairs


b. 1964

M.Sc. Business (siviløkonom), BI Norwegian Business School, Oslo,
The Executive Programme, Darden School of Business, Virginia, USA

Mr Mageli has been a member of Orkla’s Group Executive Board since 2012. He was Director of Corporate Affairs at Orkla Brands in 2008–2012. Prior to that, in 1995–2008, Mr Mageli was Information Director at Orkla Foods. In 1993–1995, he was Director Public Affairs, Orkla Foods, in Brussels, and Company Secretary, Nora Foods in 1991–1993. Mr Mageli worked as a journalist at Dagens Næringsliv in 1985–1990. He is Chair of the Board of the Federation of Norwegian Food and Drink Industry, Chair of the Confederation of Norwegian Enterprise’s Trade Policy Committee, and Chair of the Board of Matmerk – The Norwegian Food Branding Foundation

Mr Mageli and related parties own 100 669 shares in Orkla ASA ( as at 31 December 2021.)