State Secretary Morten Wetland (Labour Party)

Born: 1951

Political posts

2005-

State Secretary, Office of the Prime Minister, Jens Stoltenberg’s second government

1996

State Secretary, Ministry of Industry and Energy, Torbjørn Jagland's government

1994–1996

State Secretary Office of the Prime Minister, Gro Harlem Brundtland's third government

   

Work experience

2003 - 2005

Senior Vice-President Corporate European Affairs of Statkraft AS  ( power generation and trade)

1998 – 2003

Ambassador to Germany

1997–1998

Campaign manager, Dr Gro H. Brundtlands candidature to become Director-General of the WHO

1997

Editor at the publishing company Gyldendal ASA , Oslo

1991-1994

Director General, Office of the Prime Minister, Department of International Affairs

1990

Special Adviser,  Office of the Prime Minister

1989–1990

Assistant Director General, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Legal Department

1985–1989

Special Adviser, Office of the Prime Minister

1983–1985 Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Department of legal affairs

1980–1983

2nd secretary, Embassy in Bonn

1978–1979

Deputy Judge, Grimstad County Court

1976

Ministry of Foreign Affairs

   

Utdanning

 

1976

Graduate degree in law, University of Oslo (specializing in international law)