Jan Christian Vestre

General manager, Vestre

Jan Christian Vestre is the general manager of the family company Vestre, one of Europe's most successful manufacturers of urban furniture. The company has its entire production in Scandinavia, based on renewable energy and short travel and environmentally friendly materials. Jan Christian is concerned that businesses needs to help realize the UN's sustainability goals, and that Norway has all the prerequisites for becoming a green industry force. Jan Christian is a graduate lawyer and has previously worked as a political advisor in the Ministry of Trade and Industry and in the Norwegian parliament.