Norfund has 69 employees. 47 of them are based at the headquarter in Oslo and 22 at Norfund's regional offices in Nairobi, Maputo, Bangkok and San José.
Norfund has Norway’s largest specialist team managing investments in developing countries. 43 of Norfund’s 69 employees work directly with these investments and follow projects through all phases of the investment process. Several investment staff hold board positions in investee companies.
Local presence is key to efficient high quality investment processes and management of investments. Twenty-one experienced Norfund staff members are employed across five regional offices ( Nairobi, Maputo, San José and Bangkok) to ensure local proximity and knowledge. A regional office in Accra is currently being established.
Norfund has three dedicated experts monitoring environmental, social and governance issues related to our investments.
Our Strategy and Analysis Department provides internal and external analysis and reports, supplying relevant information to partners and other stakeholders.
The Finance Department supports our investment projects and facilitates reporting to our Norwegian co-partners. The Organisation and HR Department is responsible for staff-related issues as well as internal control and overall compliance.