Natalia Algard
About me
I am creative, open and curious. I like people and learning, developing and inplementing new concepts and ideas. I am economist and certified project manager with experience from strategy, marketing, sales, analysis and sustainability. I am looking for a position where I can develop both business and people. I worked in different industries including consumer packaging, renewables, IT, banking and trainings. I am of Polish origin, had lived in many countries before I chose Norway to be my home. I am fluent in Norwegian, English, French and German additionally to my native Polish.
Safran Software Solutions, Stavanger, Norway
Consultant with Project Management Software
2014 - 2014
Safran delivers project management software to mostly oil & gas customers. Due to a slowdown on the consulent market, I focused on different in-house projects including: writing applications to the Norwegian R&D Agency, implementing quality procedures and practices as a part of the ISO 9001 certification and marketing of trainings.
REC Wafer, Oslo, Norway
Business Intelligence Analyst
2010 - 2012
REC Wafer was a daughter company of Oslo-listed REC Group, a major player withing solar energy with over 4200 employees. I was responsible for market intelligence of customers, competitors, suppliers and technology for the sales and business development team. I developed and updated a database with business intelligence. I lead or participated in many exciting business development projects within sales, costs, lean, operational excellence, customer service, marketing and company's postioning.
Alcan Packaging, Paris, France
Marketing executive
2009 - 2009
I developed a marketing concept for a new yoghurt packaging for a large yoghurt producer. I lead a team of 4 that was a second runner-up in Alcan's global competition for innovation in yoghurt packaging.
Alcan Packaging, Paris, France
Member of Sustainability Council
2008 - 2009
Alcan Packaging established a Council as a group of experts reponsible for intruducing sustainability to company's day-to-day business. I worked among others on integrating sustainability into Alcan Packaging's investement plans.
Alcan Packaging, Paris, France
Market analyst in Strategic Planning and Business Development
2007 - 2009
I was responsible for market analysis of customers, competitors, trends and business data. I worked developing with strategic plans for Alcan Packaging.
Alcan Packaging, Paris, France
different positions, recruited in a student competition We All Can
2006 - 2009
Alcan Packaging was world's second largest flexible packaging company with annual turnover in 2009 of +6m$, 130 factories and 30000 employees. Today Alcan Packaging is a part of Amcor. I worked in Alcan Packaging's global headquarters in Paris.
Bayer Industry Services
Intern with Bayer International Management Competition
2005 - 2005
I helped prepre the final round of management competition - a training for Bayer's management and worked on training presentations.
Mexican Embassy in Warsaw, Poland
2004 - 2004
I wrote economic reports on Poland and helped prepare visit of an official delegation.
Polish Central Bank (NBP)
student intern
2002 - 2003
As a part of a student team, I developed a portal of economic education of Polish central bank.
Skema Business School & Metier Academy, Oslo, Norway
Diploma in Project Management,
2013 - 2013
Equivalent of PRINCE 2 certification
Warsaw School Of Economics, Warsaw, Poland
Master of Arts in Economics (Magister),
2001 - 2007
An equivalent of "Siviløkonom". Warsaw School of Economics is Poland's best business school.
University of Cologne, Germany and Warsaw School of Economics, Poland
CEMS MIM (Community of European Management Schools - Master's Degree in International Management),
2004 - 2007
CEMS MIM is a management degree provided by over 20 world leading business schools and universities.
China Europe International Business School (CEIBS), Shanghai, Chaina
Exchange semester at a MBA program,
2006 - 2006
CEIBS is the leading business school in China.




Stavanger, Norway


Product management
Project management


Project management
Strategy, strategic planning
business intelligence
market analysis
business development
Applications to Norsk Forskningsråd
ISO 9001
quality systems