Trude Sundset has been the CEO of Gassnova since 1 January 2016. She has 30 years of business experience, with a focus on energy, environment and climate issues. Her extensive management experience includes business development, field development in the oil and gas sector and research management and development. Sundset has broad experience from organisation and industry both nationally and internationally. She has developed a broad network and has good experience of international co-operation. Sundset holds a Master of Science degree in Technology Physical Chemistry from the Norwegian Institute of Technology (now known as the Norwegian University of Science and Technology).