Vidar Andersen is the Head of Corporate Banking International for DNB Bank ASA and Chair of DNB’s international subsidiary banks. He was previously Head of DNB Asia based in Singapore, as well as General Manager of the DNB Branch in Shanghai – where he lived for 8 years. He was the Chairman of the Norwegian Business Forum in Beijing from 2009 to 2013, and has held various positions in the Norwegian Chamber of Commerce in China, Singapore and Norway.
is a frequent speaker at various conferences and universities and has an MSc in
Economic History from the London School of Economics focusing on Asian and
Latin American Affairs, and has studied Mandarin at the Canadian Foreign
Service language institute.