|Focus areas||Maritime law, transport law and maritime multimodal supply chains.|
|Research topics||Managing risks; ship`s safety and legal regulation; national and international maritime law and the ISM Code.|
|Core competencies||Development of understanding and insight regarding 1) interactions between legal and commercial demands 2) analysis of how the ISM Code is implemented by flag states and commercially by management companies of tankers and dry cargo ships.|
|Research questions||Does the ISM Code establish a legal norm with respect to how the Designated person Ashore (DPA) should perform his duties? May the DPA be identified with the management company (of ships) as such and if so what are the legal and commercial consequences? Are there different legal and commercial solutions to the above in different flag states and companies?|
|Educational background||Cand. Jur. (LLM) University of Oslo (UiO).
Executive MBA Norwegian School of Economics (NHH).
|Industry experience||Shipping / International Marine Insurance Broking, Banking and Consult services.|