Håkon Bruaset Kjøl
Senior Vice President, Partner and External Relations Asia, Telenor Group
Håkon Bruaset Kjøl was appointed the Head of Partner and External Relations for Asia on 15 October 2018. Prior to this Mr. Kjøl served as the Acting Executive Vice President and Chief Corporate Affairs Officer and Senior Vice President and Head of Group Public & Regulatory Affairs.
Mr Kjøl joined Telenor in 1995 in the domestic mobile operation in Norway. Since then he has gained extensive international experience through his involvement in Telenor’s international mobile network operator activities in Europe and Asia. He has played a key role in managing the business environment in the areas of regulatory and public affairs, government and public relations, corporate communications and sustainability, particularly in Asia.
Mr Kjøl serves on the Board of Directors of several Telenor Group companies in Singapore, Telenor Myanmar, Telenor Pakistan, Dtac in Thailand, Grameenphone in Bangladesh and Digi in Malaysia where is the Chair of the Board.
Mr Kjøl holds a Master of Business Administration degree and studies in public relations from BI Norwegian Business School in Oslo.