Amanda Louise Skaar
Head of Communications & Public Affairs
Amanda is a Norwegian-Swedish Master’s Candidate at IE Business School, studying Management with a Specialization in Digital Business. She is also coordinator of the IE Women in Business Club and the IE Running Club. She spent the past five years working and studying in France. While finishing her Bachelor in International Business Administration at the American University of Paris in 2013, she joined the International Chamber of Commerce in the Global Policy Department, where she helped develop anti-corruption, corporate responsibility and human rights guidance. She later joined the Chief of Staff and Global Communications team in 2017. As head of social media and frequently reporting from events between Sydney, Geneva and New York, she broadened her exposure to policy analysis on issues such as environmental stewardship, sustainable finance, trade finance, e-commerce and internet governance. In addition to her passion for responsible business, Amanda loves travelling, kitesurfing, handball and meeting new people.