Centre Governance


Governance Structure

Governance Structure

Duncan Akporiaye

 The General Assembly (GA) is the main decision body with representation of all research and industry partners.

The Centre Board (CB) is chaired by an industry partner and provide oversight of the management of the Centre with representatives from industry and research partners appointed by the GA. The Bio4Fuels Board consists of:

Represented Role Candidate
Klaus Schöffel Representing Industry Silva Green Fuel
TBD Representing Stakeholders ** County Council
Per Gunnar Skorge Representing Resource partners Norsk Skogeierforbund
Morten Christian Melaaen R&D Partner USN*
Andreas Lillebø Representing Technology partners CAMBI
Petter Røkke Centre Leader Institute SINTEF
Hans Fredrik Hoen Host Institute NMBU
Terese Løvås R&D Partner NTNU
Kjell Moljord Representing Industry Equinor AS
Per Arne Karlsen Observer Research Council of Norway
Duncan Akporiaye Secretary Centre Leader

*Rotating member

The Centre Management comprises the Centre Leader, Professor Duncan Akporiaye, SINTEF MK and the deputy leader, Prof. Svein Jarle Horn, Industrial Liaison Responsible Odd Jarle Skjelhaugen, NMBU and the Centre administrative manager, Dr. Janne Beate Utåker, NMBU and Communications Advisor Bente Paulson, NMBU. Together the Centre Management unifies the major locations of research within Biofuels and Bioenergy.

The Research Activities are structured as five primary Subprojects (SPs), coordinated by SP leaders. Each subproject comprises Work Packages (WP) relating to research linked to the main focus areas of the value chain. See all SP and WP leaders.

Published 29. August 2016 - 13:29 - Updated 20. April 2023 - 9:47