Our team

Stokke Industri’s team consists of experienced employees with a focus on driving growth and value and long-term industrial construction.
Our employees have experience from building up the Stokke Group and developing Stokke into a global brand and from Orkla’s investment environment. We have built international success stories before and know what is required.
We are passionate about creating development and sustainable growth for ourselves, our investments and for society. In addition, our board has extensive expertise and experience from business development, real estate and finance.

Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors is well balanced with highly qualified people with long experience from different industries.
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Rune Stokke

Rune Stokke is majority owner and has been Chairman of the board and partner in Stokke Industri since 2014.

From 1997 to 2014 he was majority owner and member/chairman of the board in the Stokke Group and from 1991 to 2004 he held different management positions in
the company. Previous experience include work in the finance department at Storebrand and Nevi Finans. Rune holds a MSc in economics from NHH and an MBA from IESE Barcelona.

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Morten Grongstad

Morten Grongstad is currently owner and CEO in
SGF Eiendom.

Morten was the CEO in AF Gruppen from 2015-2020 and before that he was the Executive Vice President for Property and Building for 3 years. Previous to AF Gruppen, Mr Grongstad was CEO of Fornebu Utvikling, and also has experience from Orkla Eiendom and McKinsey. Mr Grongstad has an MSc in Economics from BI Norwegian Business School.

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Ellen Hanetho

Ellen Hanetho has since 2020 worked as an independent business developer and investor with focus on deep tech and new energies.

Her previous experience includes investment banking in Goldman Sachs in London and New York, and senior leadership positions in Credo Partners and Frigaardgruppen. Key competences include strategic positioning, executing organic and structural growth/scale-up and exit strategies, and financing. Ellen holds a BSBA from Boston University and an MBA from Solvay Business School in addition to executive programs from INSEAD and Harvard Business School.

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Maria Loen

Maria Loen is owner and has been a board member in Stokke Industri since 2014.

She works as a consultant within conflict management, mediation and management development. She runs her own investment companies. Previous experience includes work as sales manager in Stokke Group, consultant in Stamina and Coach in Miraa, in addition to a long experience as board member in companies and foundations. Maria holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing from the Norwegian School of marketing in Oslo and is certified Gestalt-therapist fra Norwegian Gestalt Institute, Oslo