Overview of the organization

Last updated: 23 February 2016.

Organization map

The Brønnøysund Register Centre contains five departments and two staff sections. The main office is situated in Brønnøysund, combined with offices in Oslo and Narvik as well.  Find out who runs the different departments and their contact information below.

Director General
LarsPederBrekkDirector General
Lars Peder Brekk
Phone: +47 75 00 50 90
Cellphone: +47 902 96 060
Email: lars.brekk@brreg.no
Director General's staff
GeirJacobsenThe Director General’s Staff supports both the Director General and the senior management.
Staff manager:
Deputy Director General
Geir Jacobsen
Phone: +47 75 00 50 51
Cellphone: +47 992 10 226
Email: geir.jacobsen@brreg.no
Communication staff
The Communication staff consists of six people and has strategic and operational responsibility for managing and coordinating communication for The Brønnøysund Register Centre. We assist media with information and answer questions about The Brønnøysund Register Centre and Altinn.
Acting director:
Mette Siri Brønmo
Director of the Communication Staff
Cellphone: 416 55 224
Email: mette.bronmo@brreg.no
For the press: +47 400 200 75
Support Functions
JanToreNilsenThe department consists of financial and managerial staff and four sections: Human Resources- and organizational Section, ICT section, Administration- and office support services and Security- and construction section.
The department contributes to The Brønnøysund Register Centre reaching their goals, acting in accordance with laws and agreements, facilitating The Brønnøysund Register Centre’s attractiveness as an employer and providing leaders and employees necessary support in their everyday working environment. The department is focused on good management and efficient resource utilization.

Director: Jan Tore Nilsen
Director of Support Functions
Contact information:
Email: jan.nilsen@brreg.no
Phone: +47 75 00 77 09
Cellphone: +47 990 40 298
Innovation and Development
PetterSverreMollerThe department contributes to finding solutions, providing efficient development and assuring the correct quality of our IT systems. This is done by facilitating solid portfolio and project management and by administering our development capacity regarding individual projects. The department is responsible for several areas that are essential for The Brønnøysund Register Centre’s ability to improve upon digitization of its own services. This includes, among others; quality assurance, architecture, management systems, site monitoring and innovation.
Director: Petter Sverre Møller
Director of Innovation and Developement
Cellphone: 913 03 016
Email: petter.sverre.moller@brreg.no
Altinn and SERES
CathrineHoltenThe department consists of five sections: Business development, Platform development, Management and service realization, Economy and communal services and SERES (Semantics Register for Electronic Interaction).
The department manages the technical solution Altinn on behalf of the Altinn collaboration. The department manages and develops cooperation and agreements with 42 service providers and multiple vendors. The department determines further development of the technical Altinn solution and maintains a focused effort to achieve a sophisticated and efficient digitized Norway.
Director: Cathrine Holten
Director of Altinn and SERES
Phone: +47 75 00 75 00
Cellphone: +47 958 93 431
Email: cathrine.holten@brreg.no
Simplification and Communication
Are TrælvikThe department consists of three sections: User Service, Digital dialogue and Simplification.
The Department plays a central role in efforts to simplify the BR and the public sector of Norway, guiding users to find, understand and accomplish, contributing to interaction and dialogue between industry, its inhabitants and government agencies.
Acting Director: Are Trælvik
Director of Simplification and Communication
Phone: +47 75 00 79 25
Cellphone: +47 481 31 383
Email: are.traelvik@brreg.no
Register Management
Lise Dahl KarlsenThe department consists of the sections The Register of Business Enterprises, The Central Coordinating Register of Legal Entities (CCR), The Register of Mortgaged Moveable Property , The Register of Bankruptcies, and the staff in the department. The department operates 14 registers which individually are vital parts of the Norwegian public machinery. Register Management is a leading developer and manager of registers, contributing to increased economic security, order and visibility.
Director Lise Dahl Karlsen
Director of Register Management
Contact information:
Email: lise.karlsen@brreg.no
Phone: +47 75 00 76 27
Cellphone: +47 480 09 827