Per Arthur Sørlie is a businessperson who has been the head of 5 different companies. Presently, Mr. Sørlie is Chairman at Umkomaas Lignin (Pty) Ltd. and President & Chief Executive Officer for Borregaard ASA.
He is also on the board of Kongsberg Gruppen ASA, INSPIRIA Science Center AS, Inspiria Eiendom AS and Inspiria Utvikling AS and Member of Confederation of Norwegian Business & Industry.
He previously was Chairman for Norsk Industri, Chief Executive Officer for Borregaard Industries Ltd. (Norway), Finance Manager at Swift River Hafslund Co., Vice President-Finance of Bjølsen Valsemølle AS, Executive Vice President of Orkla ASA and Vice President-Finance for Nora Industrier AS (a subsidiary of Orkla ASA), President of Borregaard Synthesis, Inc., Vice President-Finance at Hafslund Nycomed AS and Finance Consultant at Hafslund Energi ASA.
Per Arthur Sørlie received an MBA from Norwegian School of Economics & Business Administration.