Trond Grande was appointed Deputy Chief Executive Officer in February 2011, and Chief of Staff in April the same year. From 1 October 2014 to 1 January 2016 he had the day-to-day responsibility for the real estate organisation. His Chief of Staff role was replaced by a Chief Administrative Officer role on the same date. Mr Grande 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.