The NIVA Board is appointed by representatives of the Nordic governments. It is responsible to the Nordic Council of Ministers and makes strategic decisions together with the NIVA director. The Board consists of five members, one from each Nordic country.

The chairman of the board for 2019 is Head of department Þórunn Sveinsdóttir at the Administration of Occupational Safety and Health, Iceland.

The chairmanship rotates in accordance with the Nordic Council of Ministers country chairmanship.

ICELAND

Head of department
Þórunn Sveinsdóttir
Department of Inspection Development & Quality
Administration of Occupational Safety and Health
Reykjavík
torunn@ver.is

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FINLAND

Professor, Director General
Antti Koivula
Finnish Institute of Occupational Health (FIOH)
Helsinki
antti.koivula@ttl.fi

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NORWAY

Department director corporate governance
Margrethe Schøning

STAMI – The National Institute of Occupational Health
Oslo
margrethe.schoning@stami.no

Board 12

DENMARK

Professor, MSc, PhD
Anne Helene Garde

National Research Centre for the Working Environment (NFA/NRCWE)
Copenhagen Ø
AHG@nfa.dk

Board 11

SWEDEN

Director-General
Nader Ahmadi
Swedish Agency for Work Environment Expertise (MyNAK/SAWEE)
Gävle
nader.ahmadi@mynak.se