Anja Bakken Riise


Anja Bakken Riise is the leader for The Future in Our Hands, one of Norway’s largest environmental and solidarity organizations, with more than 38.000 members.

She has previously worked as the City Council Secretary for Lan Marie Berg, the Oslo City Council for Environment and Transport, and was the chair for the Norwegian Students’ and Academics’ International Assistance Fund (SAIH).

Riise began her career at 16, working as a part-time assistant at H&M, but has since then seen the need to transform the business models in the industry for fast fashion.

Instagram: @riiseanja