Bente Margrethe Messmann
Bente was born in Copenhagen and has lived both there and in Oslo. She has a son, Emil, who is 23 years old.
Bente lives in a flat by the sea, speaks seven languages and has travelled all over the world. She worked for 40 years in the travel trade business and considers herself happy and easy going. She loves cooking and is a fan of golf, horseback riding, tennis, alpine skiing, watersports and, of course, sailing.