It is time for you to get to know the board members of NBCC Young Professionals! First out is Constanse Mjeldheim Bowes–Lyon.


Constanse Mjeldheim Bowes–Lyon has lived, studied, and worked in London, Norway, the USA, and Asia.  She joined NBCC Young Professionals as a council member in the autumn of 2021 to develop the council’s offering for young professionals. This included organising and setting up events and mentor programmes. In addition to NBCC YP, she is also the Chair of Den Norske Klub. 

Constanse is a CIPD qualified, multilingual Senior Consultant at Principal Search, the specialist energy and commodities executive search firm. She is responsible for building and managing key client relationships, as well as originating and executing global searches across all c-suite, front office and infrastructure functions for clients including oil majors, banks, hedge funds, shipping companies and trading houses. Prior to this, Constanse worked for an energy and commodities specialist boutique search firm. She started her career working in Political Affairs (Security and Defence) at the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Washington DC, USA.

Constanse holds an MA in International Relations from King’s College London and a BA in Anthropology, with a minor in foreign policy and journalism from University of Bergen/American University, Washington DC. She speaks native-level Norwegian, English, Danish and Swedish and is also currently learning Arabic. 


If you have any questions for Constanse about her career or studies, you can send her an email at the following address: