As Chief Human Resources Officer I have responsibility for HR, HSE and quality activities at Nofima and am a member of the management team. My background is as an officer in the Norwegian Armed Forces with the Norwegian Defence Command and Staff College and I hold a Master’s degree from BI Norwegian Business School. My professional experience varies from operational management positions to organizational development positions in the Norwegian Armed Forces to Human Resources Management positions in a host of larger knowledge-based enterprises. My previous positions include Organization and HR Director at Sykehusapotekene ANS/HF (Hospital pharmacy enterprise), where I was involved in establishing the company from 2002. My last position before joining Nofima was as HR Manager at Oslo University Hospital and the merger of the Oslo hospitals from 2010. As Chief Human Resources Officer I have an office at Ås and at the head office in Tromsø.