Kjersti Wiklund

Independent Non-Executive Director

Appointed: April 2018

Nationality: Norwegian

Experience:
Kjersti brings broad technology and business experience gained across Europe, Eastern Europe/Russia and Asia.

External appointments:
She is a Non-Executive Director of Laird PLC and Spectris PLC.

Previous roles:
She has held senior roles, including Director, Group Technology Operations of Vodafone, and Chief Operating Officer of VimpelCom Russia, Deputy Chief Executive Officer and Chief Technology Officer of Kyivstar in Ukraine, Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of Digi Telecommunications in Malaysia, and Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer at Telenor in Norway. She was also a Non-Executive Director of Cxense ASA in Norway, Fast Search & Transfer ASA in Norway and Telescience Inc in the US.

Qualifications:
She holds a Master of Business Management from BI Norwegian Business School and an MSc in Electronical Engineering from Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden.