Kjersti Haugland is DNB's Chief Economist. In addition to six years of experience from DNB’s macro team as a Senior Economist, she has seven years of work experience from the central bank of Norway. At Norges Bank she worked within the areas of monetary policy and financial stability. When she re-joined the DNB team in 2017, she came from a position as Assistant Director in the Policy and Analysis Unit in the Monetary Policy Department. Haugland has a Master of Economics from NHH and Universitat Pompeu Fabra.