Looking for a specific product?

Make a search for products & suppliers, articles & news.

New Executive Board of the Research Council

Henrik O. Madsen is chair of the Research Council's new Executive Board. (Photo: DNV GL) Board members:

  • Henrik O. Madsen, Chair (Chief Executive Officer, DNV GL)
  • Edel Oddny Elvevoll, Deputy Chair (Dean Faculty of Biosciences, Fisheries and Economics, UiT The Arctic University of Norway)
  • Anne Lise Fimreite (Pro-Rector, University of Bergen)
  • Eli Aamot (Manager, Plant Integrity, Heidrun, Statoil).
  • Gunnar Bovim, (Rector, Norwegian University of Science and Technology)
  • Sverre Gotaas (Director at Kongsberg Gruppen)
  • Mette Halskov Hansen (Professor, University of Oslo)
  • Jarle Møen (Professor, Norwegian School of Economics)
  • Øyvind Fylling-Jensen (CEO, Nofima AS, Tromsø)

Deputy board members:

  • Marianne Synnes (Rector, Aalesund University College)
  • Ole Ringdal (President, International Research Institute of Stavanger)

“It is always exciting when a new Executive Board is appointed,” says Arvid Hallén, Director General of the Research Council of Norway. “The Executive Board is the Research Council’s highest authority, and plays a key role in an institution such as this. I look forward to continuing to expand the close cooperation that the administration of the Research Council has always had with its highest governing body. I also wish to congratulate the new members of the Board on their appointments,” the Director General added.  

The employees' representative on the new Executive Board is Ane Marte Rasmussen, Special Adviser for the Division for Society and Health.

 

Related news

Latest news

Feeding the future with AKVA

AKVA group has seen a strong market response to the new AKVAconnect feeding system, released late 2016 into the Chilean market. Customer feedback has been very positive resulting in a strong increase in sales.

The Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park Phase II will be managed by GreenPowerMonitor monitoring solutions

The project forms part of the larger 1 GW Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park

CHALET AND CHALETINO, OAK FLOORING OF EXCEPTIONAL LENGTH AND WIDTH

Chalet and Chaletino from BOEN is parquet flooring made with exceptionally wide and long planks of the finest timber.

Fire in Vestdavit offices – Possible disruption of service

Vestdavit and all staff would like to express sincere thanks for the inquiries and good wishes sent to us by our industry partners,

TechnipFMC and DOF Subsea announce delivery of Sk

Technip FMC and DOF Subsea announce the delivery of Skandi Búzios and commencement of contract with Petrobras.

DNV GL Receives APS’s Supplier of the Year Award

DNV GL has been awarded Arizona Public Service Company (APS) 2017 Supplier of the Year Award for Customer Service in recognition of its work helping APS deliver the Solutions for Business energy efficiency program.

DNV GL advises on GBP 210 million investment for three new UK wind farms

DNV GL advises respected lenders, including Santander, on their GBP 210 million investment in a new 151 MW onshore wind portfolio.

Semcon Initiative for more Women as Engineers

In a new survey, half of the young women who want to study technology say that they lack female role models. With a mentoring programme for high schools and the browser extension Re-Search, technology company Semcon hopes ...

Akvaplan-niva and Roscongress Sign Agreement For Cooperation

Akvaplan-niva and Roscongress sign agreement for cooperation between Arctic Frontiers and Arctic: Territory of Dialogue.