Per Arne Totland provides counsel on communication strategy and communication leadership to business executives and boards in a number of European companies. He is an experienced communication strategist, who for more than 20 years has helped business leaders and companies improve their dialogues with key stakeholders. Prior to becoming an independent advisor in 2013, he was for many years Chairman of Axxept, an Oslo based strategic communications consultancy. He has also been a Senior Vice President at Dyno, a global chemicals corporation, where he was responsible for Corporate Communications and Corporate Development. He started his career as a news reporter and news anchor with the Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation (NRK).