Trond Olaf Christophersen

SVP & Head of Recycling Business Unit, Norsk Hydro

Trond Olaf Christophersen has more than twenty years’ experience in different management positions within Hydro, including asset management, business development and commercial market operations within Hydro Oil & Gas, Hydro Energy and Hydro Aluminium. He has been plant manager at Hydro’s Karmøy aluminium smelter in Norway, head of the Extrusion Ingot Product Area, as well as Head of Primary Metal Commercial, the global marketing and sales organization responsible for developing Hydro’s greener product offerings, Hydro CIRCAL and Hydro REDUXA. From January 2021, Trond has headed the Recycling Business Unit at Hydro.

Trond holds a MSc. degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology/the University of Bath, and a Master of Management degree from BI Norwegian Business School.