Political Advisor Kai Steffen Østensen (Labour Party)

Address Teatergata 9, Postboks 8011 Dep, 0030 Oslo
E-mail postmottak@hod.dep.no
Phone: 22 24 90 90

Appointed: 18/10/2021

Kai Steffen Østensen was on 18 October 2021 appointed as Political Adviser for Minister of Health and Care Services, Ingvild Kjerkol. Østensen holds a bachelor’s degree in Social Planning and Communication from the University of Agder, specialising in gender equality studies. He has held several public positions, including as the head of Agder and Telemark Diocesan Council. Østensen has also held several political positions in the Norwegian Labour Party, most recently in the Agder County Council.