Kjersti Wiklund

Independent Non-executive Director

Kjersti Wiklund

Kjersti was appointed as an independent Non-executive Director in September 2022. She is a seasoned Non-executive, bringing a wealth of technology and business experience to the Board of Evelyn Partners. 

During her executive career she held several senior leadership roles in a variety of countries, including Director, Group Technology Operations of Vodafone, Deputy Chief Executive and Chief Technology Officer of Kyivstar in Ukraine, Chief Operating Officer of VimpelCom Russia, Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of Digi Telecommunications in Malaysia and Chief Information Officer at Telenor in Norway. 

Kjersti is currently a Non-Executive Director of Nordea, the leading Nordic financial services group, and UK listed firms Spectris plc and Zegona Communications plc. Kjersti has previously served on the Boards of Babcock International Plc, Trainline Plc, technology firm Laird plc prior to its acquisition by Advent International, software firm Cxense and was Chair of Saga Robotics / Thorvald. 

Kjersti graduated with an MSc in Electronics Engineering and Computer Science from Chalmers University of Technology in Sweden. Additionally, she holds a Master in Business Management degree from the BI Norwegian Business School where she is now a member of the International Advisory Board.