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marketing executive

Kaare Birger Vatne, Norwegian marketing executive. Member of Norwegian Society Chartered Engineers.

Background

Vatne, Kaare Birger was born on February 2, 1943 in Torsken, Troms, Norway. Son of Ivar Paulsen and Laura (Karlsen) Vatne.

Education

Certified engineer, Gøteborg Technology Institute, Sweden, 1962. Bachelor of Science with honors, University Strathclyde, Glasgow, Scotland, 1967. Doctor Engineering (honorary), Yorker International University, Italy, 2007.

Career

Development manager Procter & Gamble, Newcastle & London, 1968-1971, Elopak, Oslo, 1971-1975, vice president, 1983-1993, executive vice president, 1993-1998. Marketing manager Uddeholm, Skoghall, Sweden, 1975-1978. Development manager Allpak, London, 1978-1983.

President VATNE Consulting, Asker, Norway, 1998—2003. Director Abiti AB, Malmoe, Sweden, since 2003. Board directors Catering Development, Sweden, 1990—1998.

Chairman Unifill International AG, Switzerland, 1995—1998, Norester S.A., France, 1995—1998. Managing director Unifill Spa, Modena, Italy, 1997—1998.

Membership

Member of Norwegian Society Chartered Engineers.

Connections

Married Ingrid Linea Hermansson, July 28, 1984.

father:
Ivar Paulsen Vatne

mother:
Laura (Karlsen) Vatne

spouse:
Ingrid Linea Hermansson