State Secretary Roy Angelvik (Progressive Party)

Address Kongens gate 8, 0153 Oslo
E-mail postmottak@nfd.dep.no

State Secretary for the Minister of Fisheries and the Minister of Trade and Industry

Mr Angelvik was appointed State Secretary for the Minister of Fisheries in May 2016. Prior to this, he worked as a political adviser to the Minister of Fisheries from December 2015. As State Secretary, he is dedicated to aquaculture, bio-economy and research. Angelvik became a certified chef in 1994 and worked as a chef until 2001. He was editor of a cookbook on local Norwegian cuisine that was published in 2002. He has been self-employed and has run a catering and canteen operation for nearly ten years. In addition to his career, he has been actively involved in the Progress Party in Sør-Trøndelag county, as leader of the local party, as county leader, and as a council representative.

Education and work experience

Jan 2018 - State Secretary for the Minister of Fisheries and the Minister of Trade and Industry

May 2016 - Jan 2018 State Secretary for the Minister of Fisheries (dedicated to aquaculture, bio-economy and research).

December 2015 – may 2016 - Political Advisor to the Minister of Fisheries

2015 -  Marketing Manager, Dolmøy Seafood

2006-2015 Self-employed – responsible for running a catering and canteen operation

2001-2006 General manager, hotel (Hitra)

2002 Editor of a cookbook on local Norwegian cuisine

1996-2001 Chef, Statoil (offshore)

1994-1996 Chef (Trondheim)

1994 Became a certified chef

Local government politics

2012-2015 County Council, Progress Party in Sør-Trøndelag county

2011-2012 Organizational Deputy, Sør-Trøndelag FrP

2010-2011 Board member, Sør-Trøndelag County Administrative Board

2007-2014 Council Representative, Hitra Municipality

2008-2014 Leader of the local party (Hitra Progress Party)

2006-2008 Deputy leader of the local party (Hitra Progress Party)