Paal Berg - Acting director at NILU from 1 June 2003
Paal Berg has worked at NILU since 1970, all the time heading the administration department. He was, however, in 1987 employed as head of finances at the Norwegian Football Association to modernise their economy system. From 1992 he holds the permanent position as deputy director at NILU. He has also previously acted as director of the institute for one year.
Paal Berg has under the previous directors been running the institute, and had a special responsibility for marketing and EU-project activities. Paal Berg has been/is board member in several institutions and companies, one of them being President in the European Network of Environmental Research Organizations (ENERO) for the previous two years. His educational background is from Norwegian School of Management, Business Administration.
Øystein Hov left his position as director at NILU 31 May 2003 to lead climate research at the Norwegian Meteorological Institute.