Pål Kastmann is Director of Innovation Norway Singapore and is also the chair of the Nordic Innovation House in Singapore. He has previously spent eight years in China, during which time he was covering the energy and environment sectors, as well as managing the Norwegian Energy and Environment Consortium (NEEC). He also worked for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and was part of the team setting up the Norwegian Consulate General in Guangzhou in 2008. Prior to that he held various positions in Nepal, amongst other things working on CSR-activities and labour migration at the International Labour Organization. He has a master’s degree in Chinese and Economics from the University of Oslo and the London School of Economics.
Per Christer holds a PhD in process engineering and has more than 25 years’ experience from academia, research, consultancy and industry – primarily within the energy business. He has worked in countries including Norway, Sweden, Canada, USA, Japan, Singapore and UAE. Per Christer has a total of 11 years’ experience from Innovation Norway, promoting Norwegian research and technology cooperation and business relations with stakeholders in Asia (Japan, Singapore) and has a large contact network across industry, academia and governmental entities.
Susanna is our Market Advisor and has experience working on advisory services in various sectors with special focus on Entrepreneurship, BioEconomy and Tourism. In addition to assisting in client projects and organizing exhibitions, she also handles administrative matters both for the projects and the office.