Research director within Measurement Science at NORCE Norwegian Research Center. More than 15 years of experience within fiscal measurement, uncertainty analysis and multiphase flow metering. The last seven years, extensive focus within hydrocarbon field and ownership allocation with several publications within this topic. Steering group leader of Norwegian Center for Geothermal Energy Research (CGER) and more than 10 years of experience within geothermal energy research, focusing on cluster establishment and research driven innovation. Extended experience from project management, coordination and administration of research and scientific activities. Scientific background within instrumentation, digital signal processing, optimization techniques, communication systems and computer simulations. Has participated and lead numerous projects involving expert services for industrial partners with the aim of research-based innovation.