Håkon Borud has 25 years of experience as a journalist and editor in Norwegian media – with half of this time at senior executive level and was managing news editor at Norway’s largest quality paper – Aftenposten – before he joined the consultancy company First House in 2016where he is now partner. Håkon has in-depth knowledge regarding strategic message development and communication work in the digital world. He also has extensive experience in change management and restructuring. Håkon holds a BA in international relations from the University of Sussex and a diploma in international journalism from Darlington College of Technology. He joined the BNCC board in June, 2018.