Per L. Saxegaard

Per L. Saxegaard

Per L. Saxegaard

Chairman, Business for Peace Foundation

Per is the founder and chairman of the Business for Peace Foundation.

Per has been an active business entrepreneur, investment banker and investor for the last 30 years and is founding partner of Norden Realkapital Group, operating various advisory services and investment management businesses. He is board chair and member of several corporate boards, as well as sits on the steering committee of the UN GC Business 4 Peace initiative, and has written several articles and forewords to academic books in the business and peace space.

The Business for Peace Foundation has for the last ten years arranged annual summits on the topic, and bestows the Oslo Business for Peace Award to recognize the world’s most businessworthyleaders.  The Award has been described by international business media as the “Nobel Prize of Business”.  The concept of being businessworthywas coinded to inspire business leaders to apply their business energy ethically and responsibly with the aim of creating economic value that also creates value for society.