Grete Aspelund is the president of Sweco Norway, a senior manager with a broad experience from leading knowledge-intensive organizations. In order to solve the challenges that businesses, cities and communities are facing, she is a firm believer that a new type of leadership is required.
Grete is an analytical and creative leader, eager to look at issues from different angles. With a Major in Social Anthropology from the University of Oslo and a Master of Management from BI Norwegian School of Management in addition to various top leadership studies from INSEAD and IMD, she represents diversity in an industry where the typical senior manager is a male engineer. She sees this as an opportunity rather than an obstacle.