Asheim, Henrik

Asheim, Henrik (1983-)

Political Party:
Conservative Party
Member of Parliament for
Akershus 2021-2025
The Standing Committee on Labour and Social Affairs
8 years, 64 days

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Parliamentary terms

2017–2021 Member of the Storting for Akershus County, Conservative Party
2013–2017 Member of the Storting for Akershus County, Conservative Party
2009–2013 Subsitute Member of the Storting for Akershus County, Conservative Party

Storting committees


Chair, Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs


Member, Standing Committee on Education, Research and Church Affairs

Government positions

2018–2018 Minister of Education and Research

Political appointments

2008–2012 Vice chair, Norwegian Young Conservatives (2006-2008, Chair)
2008–2012 Member, Working Committee, Conservative Party central organisation
2008–2012 Member, Central Executive Committee, Conservative Party  central organisation
2004–2005 Political advisor, Akershus Conservative Party
2003–2004 Youth secretary, Akershus Young Conservatives, chair
2003–2004 Chair, Bærum Young Conservatives

Education and work experience

2012–2013 Rhetoric, communication and management, BI Norwegian Business School, Nydalen
2007–2008 HR officer, Adecco Hospitality
2006–2007 Receptionist, Adecco Hospitality Oslo
2002–2003 Staff member of after-school programme and substitute teacher, Jong primary school
1999–2002 Upper Secondary School, Education Programme for Specialisation in General Studies, Valler Upper Secondary School
1998–2002 Shop assistant, Sandaker menswear (part time evenings/weekends)