Ørpen holds a Master’s Degree in Law, and studied Business Administration (MBA).
She previously worked as a lawyer in PwC, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Financial Supervisory Authority of Norway. She has held positions within Compliance at RS Platou Market AS and has served as a board member in Pareto Asset Management AS. She is currently a board member of Fridtjof Eiendom AS and Nore-Invest AS.
Ørpen is CEO and partner of the investment company Nore-Invest AS.