Olaug Svarva(born 1957) has been Board chair in DNB and DNB Bank since the spring of 2018. Before joining DNB, she was CEO of Folketrygdfondet from 2006 to 2018.
She has experience within asset management from SpareBank 1 Gruppen and as a financial analyst in Carnegie and DNB. Svarva has also serverd as a member of several boards, including Investinor AS, the Employers’ Association Spekter, Oslo Børs (Oslo Stock Exchange) and the Norwegian Institute of Directors.
She has also been a member of the Election Committees in Telenor, Veidekke, Storebrand and Yara and head of the Election Committee in Statoil, and has experience from the Corporate Assemblies of Telenor, Statoil and Orkla.
Svarva has an MBA from the University of Denver.