Leadership

NRC’s Senior Management Group works from the head office in Oslo.
Senior Management Group

 

Jan Egeland
Secretary General
Read biography and CV
info@nrc.no


Geir Olav Lisle

Director of Org. Development / Deputy SG
geir.lisle@nrc.no


Magnhild Vasset

Director of Field Operations
magnhild.vasset@nrc.no


Harriet Rudd

Director of External Relations
harriet.rudd@nrc.no


Benedicte Giæver

Director of Expert Deployment / NORCAP
benedicte.giaever@nrc.no


Erik Abild

Director of Partnerships and Policy (Interim)
erik.abild@nrc.no

 


 

Senior Management Group member's official positions / memberships outside NRC
 

Jan Egeland
Special Advisor to the UN Senior Envoy for Syria
Chair of ISSG Humanitarian Task Force
Council Member Sustainable Development Solution Network (SDSN)
Professor II University of Stavanger
Member of Arbeiderpartiet

Geir Olav Lisle
Member of the Board of ADRA International (Adventist Development and Relief Agency)
From Jan 1 2017, Member of the Board of ADRA Europe

Magnhild Vasset
Nothing to report

Benedicte Giæver
Member of ACAPs board

Harriet Rudd
Deputy board member 10H
Member of Youth Football Board Vålerenga football

Erik Abild (interim)
Member of Miljøpartiet de grønne
Member of Amnesty
Member of WWF
Member of Greenpeace

 

Updated December 2016
Board

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For inquiries concerning the board, please contact info@nrc.no.


 

Idar Kreutzer
Chairman of the Board
CEO of Finans Norge


Per Byman
Secretary General for Radiohjälpen in Sweden


Lisa Cooper
Founder and CEO, Leadership Foundation


David Sanderson
Professor at the University of New South Wales

Harald Norvik 
Norwegian corporate leader 


Walter Kälin
International human rights lawyer

Hege Norheim
Senior Executive Search Consultant

Kiran Aziz
Attorney/Lecturer, Department of Law, Norwegian Business School

Jeremy Francis
Employee representative
Head of Support, NRC Jordan


Robert Inzikoa
Deputy employee representative
HR adviser

Anne Huser
Deputy employee representative 
Institutonal donor advisor

 

Updated June 2017

NRC Organisational chart:

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Read caption NRC Organizational chart, December 2016.

NRC Field operations:

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Read caption NRC Field operations. March 2017