In this episode, hosts Alex Patel and Ryan Hsu talk to Trond Grande, Deputy CEO and Chief of Staff of Norges Bank Investment Management, about sovereign wealth funds. We delve into topics like the basics of sovereign wealth funds, the purpose of Norway’s sovereign wealth fund, their broader history, and much more!
Check out the episode to learn about sovereign wealth funds in a simplified way!
Trond Grande is the Deputy CEO and Chief of Staff of Norges Bank Investment Management, effectively the 2nd-in-command of the organization managing the world’s largest sovereign wealth fund. He joined Norges Bank Investment Management in November 2007 as Global Head of Risk Management and has later also filled the role of Deputy Chief Operating Officer. He was named Chief Risk Officer in October 2009 and Deputy CEO in February 2011. Grande holds a Master’s Degree in International Management from the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) and ESADE in Barcelona. He also has an MBA in finance from the Norwegian School of Economics.
If you enjoy listening to our episodes and are learning, then we’d be eternally grateful if you gave us a 5-star rating on Apple Podcasts!
Sign up for our weekly newsletter to receive simplified market recaps, finance tips, podcast recommendations here: streetfins.substack.com!
We always love to hear from our listeners! If you have any feedback for us, we’d love to know! It will only take 1-2 minutes to tell us what all you like and what we could do better in future episodes: bit.ly/3sv4ikp.
Visit StreetFins.com for all our resources and content that simplify finance for you!