Equinor, Stavanger, Norway
Toril Utvik holds a PhD within environmental chemistry from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology. She has a broad background from twenty-five years in Statoil, within R&D, Operations, and Safety and Sustainability Risk management and Strategy. She has been member of the Norwegian Research Council steering committee for the research program “Ocean and Coastal Areas” in the period 2007 to 2016. She is currently in the position as Manager of Statoil´s Arctic Unit, responsible for risk management, coordination of technology development needs across the Arctic region, and giving strategic advice on Arctic issues to top management in Statoil.