Torgunn is a Managing Director at Statkraft Ventures and believes that passionate startup people are key in fuelling the ongoing transition of the energy world. She turned from an intrapreneur via M&A into ventures.
Torgunn has extensive M&A energy transaction experience having managed and executed deals across the world for the past 15 years. Prior to this she pioneered the business model of small-scale hydro power through the establishment of Småkraft, which later was acquired by Aquila Capital.
Over the years Torgunn has held board positions in various energy companies e.g. Skagerak Nett (grid), Statkraft Energi (renewable production), TEV Fjernvarme (district heating) and Fjordkraft (power sales BTC). She holds a MSc in Business and Economics from the Norwegian School of Management.