• 2014

    Sale of Fortum's Norwegian distribution and heat business

    Ylva was a part of the Thommessen team advising Fortum Corporation in the sale of its Norwegian electricity distribution business and heat business to Hafslund ASA and iCON Infrastructure Partners II, L.P., respectively for a total consideration is EUR 340 million on a cash and debt free basis. The sale to Hafslund also comprised Fortum's shareholdings in Fredrikstad Energi AS (49%) and Fredrikstad Energi Nett AS (35%).

  • 2012

    IPO of Borregaard ASA.

    Ylva was a part of the team advising Orkla ASA on the NOK 2.1 billion IPO of Borregaard ASA.

Work experience

  • 2015–
    Lawyer, Oslo office, Thommessen
  • 2014–2015
    Lawyer, London office, Thommessen
  • 2013–2014
    Associate, London office, Thommessen
  • 2011–2013
    Associate, Oslo office, Thommessen
  • 2011–2011
    Associate, Kvale Advokatfirma DA


  • 2006–2010
    Master of Laws, University of Oslo