Ambassador Erling Rimestad - CV

最終更新日: 01.10.2014 // Ambassador Erling Rimestad presented his credentials as Norway’s Ambassador to Japan to H.M. Emperor Akihito on 26 September 2014.

 

 

Ambassador Erling Rimestad. 
写真: Norwegian Embassy, Tokyo.Ambassador Erling Rimestad. 写真: Norwegian Embassy, Tokyo

CURRICULUM VITAE
Date of birth: 1 July, 1963

Education:
Political science (BA), Oslo University


Diplomatic Career:
Sep.2014- Ambassador, Royal Norwegian Embassy, Tokyo, Japan
Feb. 2012-Aug.2014 Deputy Director General, Section for East Asia and Oceania, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
2008-2012 Assistant Director General, Section for East Asia and Oceania, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
2007-2008 Senior Adviser, Section for Security Policy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
2004-2007 Counsellor, Royal Norwegian Embassy, Washington, D.C.
2001-2004 Senior Adviser, Foreign Minister’s Staff, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
1999-2001 Senior Adviser, European Dpt., Ministry of Foreign Affairs
1996-1999 First Secretary, Royal Norwegian Embassy, Singapore
1993-1996 Second Secretary, Royal Norwegian Embassy, Washington, D.C.
1991-1993 Trainee, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Other:
1991 Project Officer, International Dpt., Norwegian Confederation of Trade Unions
1987-1989 International Secretary, Labour Party’s Youth League
1986-1987 Secretary, Labour Movement International Solidarity Council
1983-1984 Military Service

  

The Ambassador is married to Marit B. Frogner who works as a judge in the Norwegian Labour Court in Oslo. They have three grown-up children.


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