Svanhild primarily works with business development and as a strategic consultant. She established Kulturmeglerne in 1997 and has over the years been a consultant for many of the largest public and private institutions and organizations in the creative industry. In addition, she has been involved in launching well over a 100 Norwegian films. Svanhild holds a degree in marketing communication and was former marketing manager in SF Norway. She is currently a board member of Ultima Festival.