Solveig Malvik is the founder and owner of Total Presence where she trains individuals and groups on presence, charisma and personal impact.
Solveig is active in JCI as a Trainer, a leader, was European Public Speaking Champion 2010 and was elected Deputy National President JCI UK 2011 in April 2011.
As a trainer Solveig has trained JCI members in the UK, Norway and Lebanon and has been a speaker in the US, Belgium and Denmark.
Of Norwegian nationality, Solveig received her MA in Modern Middle Eastern Studies from American University of Beirut in 2006. While a student, Solveig was on the International Council for the Women as Global Leaders conferences, graduated from United Nations University in Tokyo, and presented at the 2005 Middle East and Central Asia, Politics, Economics and Society Conference at Utah University.
Following her graduation Solveig worked for an investment bank splitting her time between Beirut, Dubai and Washington (DC), before becoming involved in the Middle East alternative music scene managing local artists and later in a global company managing strategic communication projects around the world.