State Secretary Paal Pedersen (Conservative Party)

Address Akersgata 59, 0032 Oslo

Appointed: 14/04/2020

Paal Pedersen was appointed State Secretary to the Minister for Local Government and Modernisation, Nikolai Astrup on 23 March 2020.


Paal Pedersen is a political scientist from the University of Oslo. He leaves his position as communications director with the University of Agder. 

He has previously served as chief of staff to the Mayor of Oslo and political adviser to the Norwegian Conservative Party's parliamentary group.