H.E. Ambassador Zhao Jun
The Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People’s
Republic of China to the Kingdom of Norway. Mr. Zhao Jun is a very
experienced Chinese diplomat: Started as early as in1976 at Chinese
Embassy in Malta for in total over 10 years. In 5 years he was Counsellor,
Minister-Counsellor and Minister at Chinese Embassy in the United
Kingdom of the Great Britain and Northern Ireland. From 2006-2011,
he was Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China to the State
of Israel. H.E. Ambassador Zhao was invited as special guest of
honor and the Keynote Speaker to this Members’ Meeting.
Mr. Henrik Harboe
Deputy Director General of the Department for Economic Relations and
Development at the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, is Norway’s
Chief Negotiator to the AIIB. He was previously Norway's Chief Negotiator
in the international climate negotiations. Before that he headed the
Multilateral Bank and Finance Section of the Norwegian Ministry of
Foreign Affairs, responsible for Norway's relationship with the World
Bank and the Regional Development Banks, for global finance questions
and debt relief. He is currently Norway’s Board Member in the Green
Mr. Pål Arne Kastmann
Special Advisor at the Department for Innovation Policy at Innovation
Norway. One of his focus areas is emerging economies. He has previously
worked as Commercial Attaché at the Norwegian Embassy in Beijing covering
the energy & environment sectors. He has spent his last 10 years
working in Asia.
Mr. Geir Sviggum
Managing Partner International at Wikborg Rein. He lived in Shanghai
for close to six years and has extensive experience working for Norwegian
investors in China and Chinese investors in Norway.
Mr. Håvard Moe
Senior Vice President Elkem Technology since 2008. Mr. Moe has a broad
international experience from technology development and execution
of complex industrial projects. He has been in involved in all of
Elkem’s large projects since 2008, including Elkem Solar, energy recovery
projects in Thamshavn and Chicoutimi, and two furnace upgrade projects
He has also supported Elkem’s owners, both Orkla and Bluestar, in
quality assurance of their expansion projects in Europe and China.
NEWS ABOUT NORWAY AND CHINA
HE MEET ELISE CHEN AND THE OTHER MEMBERS OF THE CHINESE CULTURE TOUR
BESØK FRA KINA Harstad Tidende mandag 8. juli 2013 Kinas ambassadør til Norge, Zhao Jun, har vært på
et nytt besøk på Andørja og i Gratangen.
- Dette er mitt tredje besøk. Jeg er
fascinert av naturen, fisket og den
store gjestfriheten som møter meg
her, sier ambassadør Zhao Jun.
Ambassadøren hadde med seg
Victor H. Chen, Europa-direktøren
i industrigiganten Huawei, det kinesiske
selskapet som har bygd ut
3G-nettet for Telenor og som nå
setter opp det nye 4G-nettet i Norge...