Ms. Grace Reksten Skaugen is a Norwegian citizen.
She is a board member and co-founder of the Norwegian Institute of Directors. She is non-executive director in several listed companies including the Swedish investment company Investor AB, the tanker company Euronav NV, PJT Partners, a ‘boutique’ US investment bank as well as Lundin Energy where she chairs the Sustainability Committee. She is a Trustee of the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) in London. She was deputy chair of Statoil (now Equinor), from 2012 to 2015. She spent several years working in Corporate Finance in the Nordic bank SEB and also held advisory positions in Deutsche Bank and HSBC. Grace is a physicist by education and has a PhD in laser physics from Imperial College in London. She also holds an MBA from BI Norwegian Business School.