The portfolio board is to cover the entire value creation chain from strategic basic research to demonstration of fully developed technology.

The board is to have a good understanding of the process “from research to business” to ensure that the project portfolio promotes new expertise and technology to support the authorities’ objective to achieve major, long-term value creation within the sector and optimally sustainable development of activities on the Norwegian continental shelf.


Per Gerhard Grini, Equinor, Trondheim, Chair
Ingela Dahlløf, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
Martin Foss, Institute for Energy Technology (IFE), Skjedsmo
Alfred Hanssen, UiT – The Arctic University of Norway, Tromsø
Arne Holhjem, Norwegian Petroleum Directorate, Stavanger
Hege Kverneland, National Oilwell Varco, Kristiansand
Runar Rugtvedt, Federation of Norwegian Industries – Oil and Gas, Oslo
Charlotte Skourup, ABB Group, Oslo
Eirik Sønneland, Validé, Stavanger
Jorunn Elise Tharaldsen, Petroleum Safety Authority Norway, Stavanger
Malin Torsæter, SINTEF, Trondheim