About Yara

Management and Board

Kristine Ryssdal

Kristine Ryssdal

EVP, General Counsel

Mrs Ryssdal (born 1960) has served as Executive Vice President, General Counsel since May 2016.

Before joining Yara, Mrs Ryssdal held the position of Vice President Legal at Statoil 2012-2016. Prior to this, Ryssdal was Senior Vice President and Chief Legal Officer of Renewable Energy Corporation ASA 2008-2012, Senior Advisor Commercial & Legal Affairs at Norsk Hydro / Statoil Hydro 2006-2008, Legal Counsel at Norsk Hydro 1998-2006, and Attorney at the Attorney General’s office 1987-1998.

Mrs Ryssdal holds a Master of Laws degree from the London School of Economics, in addition to a Law degree from the University of Oslo.

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