Karoline Vinsrygg Egon Zehnder, London
Karoline Vinsrygg leads the UK board practice, and works mostly with clients within industrial and services industries. She divides her time between public and private equity clients. Karoline also co-leads the firm’s Global Diversity & Inclusion Council.More
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Karoline was Chief of Strategy and Organization and a member of the Executive Board of Aker Yards (later STX Europe) – the largest shipbuilding group in Europe, where she was responsible for strategy, business development, communications, and HR. Karoline gained transactional experience from Akers Yards as well as Citigroup, while based in New York and London. She started her career with the Norwegian Shipowners’ Association, where she was head of the policy section and a member of the executive team.
Karoline earned a BA in Political Science from the University of Oslo and an MBA from The McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University in the US, which she attended as a Fulbright Scholar.