Kristel Manal Tonstad

Biography

Tonstad is a lawyer and expert on human rights and labour conditions in enterprises and supply chains. She served as Head of Secretariat of the Norwegian Ethics Information Committee, and has extensive experience working with the UN Guiding Principles for Business and Human Rights and the OECD Guidelines on Multinational Enterprises. Tonstad has served as a Norwegian diplomat and has previously worked for the Norwegian Refugee Council and with UNICEF in the Republic of Georgia and Haiti. She holds degrees from Harvard University and the University of Oslo.