Anette Roll Richardsen has been appointed as Director of Cybersecurity for Norway-based DNV. Richardsen will lead a team of IT and operational technology security experts to safeguard against emerging cyber risks to critical infrastructure.

Richardsen has been named among Europe’s 50 Most Influential Women in Cybersecurity by SC Media. Richardsen will focus on Nordic industrial sectors – including maritime, energy and manufacturing – to identify their cyber security vulnerabilities and build effective measures of defense.

Richardsen is the president of Women in Cybersecurity (WiCyS) Norway and treasurer for IT association ISACA’s Norway chapter. She has over 20 years of experience working in cyber security and finance.