Mrs. Andersson joined IRI’s Zürich office in August 2016 as Customer Relations, Sales & Marketing Manager, was promoted to Deputy Director, Zürich Office in January of 2018, and Director, Zürich Office in July 2019. Growing up in Sweden, she attended Uppsala University studying economics and commercial law, before moving to Canada to study business administration at Concordia University. In her final year, she moved to Switzerland where she graduated magna cum laude from European University in Montreux with a degree in Business Administration. Throughout her career, Susanne has gained strong international experience in several business sectors including banking, trading, and the telecom industry. She started her career in the banking industry as a Relationship Manager and Business Analyst. She also worked with commodity trading before moving on to senior sales positions handling key clients mainly in the regions of Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. Later she moved into management positions within telecom wholesale. Prior to joining IRI, Susanne held the position of Deputy Sales Director with MGI where she managed the sales and business development department. She is an active member of the Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association (WISTA).