Rakel Hunstad (Norway)
Ms Rakel Hunstad is currently employed as a Project manager in Bodø Municipality’s large development project New City – New Airport, with responsibility for R&D&I and Industry Development.
Before joining the Municipality in October 2017, Ms Hunstad was employed by the Royal Norwegian Ministry of Petroleum and Energy (Oslo, Norway), from 08/2010 – 02/2014. In the Ministry she worked as an Adviser in the Department for Energy and Water Resources, with focus on national energy policy, in particular the Norwegian Government’s renewable energy policy and the management of the Norwegian state’s ownership in the state enterprise Enova SF. From 03/2014 – 04/2016 Ms Hunstad worked as a Seconded National Expert to the EU Commission, in DG Energy, Unit for Renewables and CCS policy (Brussels, Belgium).
Ms Hunstad holds a Masters degree in International Political Economy and graduated in 2010 from University of Kent, with Distinction. From 2005-2008 she undertook her undergraduate studies (BSc) in International Economics and Management at Universitá Commerciale Luigi Bocconi (Milan, Italy).‹‹ Go Back