| Nils Astrup |
|Born||12 November 1935|
|Died||5 September 2005 (Age 69)|
|Alma mater||Balliol College (Oxford University)|
|Parents||Nils Ebbessøn Astrup|
|Member of||Norwegian Shipowners' Association|
Norwegian shipowner who headed the Norwegian Shipowners' Association. Close friend of the Norwegian royal family.
Astrup was chairman of a number of Norwegian companies, including the shipping company (oil tankers) Fearnley & Eger A/S (1977–1991), Orkla-Borregaard (1972–1991) and the silicone producer Elkem (1986–1987). In 1988-1989 he was president of the mighty Norwegian Shipowners' Association (a core element of Norwegian deep state and the ties to the United States and Britain)[clarification needed]. Fearnley & Eger A/S declared bankruptcy in 1991.
Nils Astrup was close friend of the Norwegian royal family.
Event Participated in
|Bilderberg/1987||24 April 1987||26 April 1987||Italy|
|35th Bilderberg, in Italy, 106 participants|