Chair, Board of Directors
General Ole A. Fauske (NOR) is a highly experienced and decorated Air Force Officer, serving over 35 years in the Norwegian Armed Forces. He is currently serving as CO for Norwegian Armed Forces Joint Support Services and Commandant of Akershus Fortress in Oslo. Fauske’s previous assignments include Deputy Commander and Chief NATO Advisory Team at NATO Headquarters Sarajevo in Bosnia and Herzegovina, CO and Commandant of the Royal Norwegian Air Force Academy, and National Contingent Commander of Norwegian Armed Forces in Afghanistan. BG Fauske is educated from the Norwegian Command and Staff College, ‘Fuhrungsakademie der Bundeswehr’ in Hamburg/Germany, and from NATO Defence College in Rome/Italy. For his dedication and work towards Veterans, BG Fauske has been nominated for the Norwegian Armed Forces Veterans Award 3 times. BG Fauske is a Senior Fellow at New Westminster College in Vancouver/Canada on the basis of a distinguished record of ethical leadership.