Terje Loven was elected to Folketrygdfondet’s board of directors as an employee board member (observer) in 2016. He has worked for Folketrygdfondet since 2013, as a portfolio manager in the Treasury department. He previously worked for DNB Markets’ international interest rate department, specialising in funding, liquidity management and interest rate/currency derivatives. He has studied mathematics at the University of Bergen and holds both a Master’s degree in financial economics and an MBA degree from the Norwegian School of Economics. He is certified as an interest rate analyst, portfolio manager and authorised financial analyst by the Norwegian Society of Financial Analysts.