Kjerstin Skeidsvoll Lange

Kjerstin Skeidsvoll Lange

Leading Advisor for Impact Assessment and Social Performance, Statoil, Norway

Bio

Kjerstin Skeidsvoll Lange holds an MSc in International Relations from London School of Economics. In addition, she has studied political science and international relations at universities in the US, Belgium, Israel and Norway. She has various experience working for a decade in Statoil’s international operations with Social Responsibility and Impact Assessment related issues nationally and internationally; from early phase to operations. Her experience includes projects in Russia, Azerbaijan Algeria and Iraq.  Kjerstin has a  central role in  developing and implementing standards and integrating sustainability  into the management system. Her current position is  leading advisor for Impact Assessment and Social performance where her main tasks include sharing best practice related to Sustainability across Statoil and to ensure that standards, tools, technologies and methods are developed and  implemented. Kjerstin is representing the Arctic Economic Council in the editorial team for the Arctic Council’s EIA project. She is also is active in SPE and IPIECA.