Fylkesnes, Torgeir Knag

Fylkesnes, Torgeir Knag (1975-)

Political Party:
Socialist Left Party
Member of Parliament for
Troms 2021-2025
Member:
The Standing Committee on Business and Industry
Seniority:
8 years, 21 days

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Member of

The Standing Committee on Business and Industry

Member
19.10.2021 - 30.09.2025

The Election Committee

Member
09.10.2021 - 30.09.2025

Biography

Parliamentary terms

2017–2021 Member of the Storting for Troms County, Socialist Left Party
2013–2017 Member of the Storting for Troms County, Socialist Left Party
2001–2005 Substitute Member of the Storting for Troms County, Socialist Left Party

Storting committees

2017–2021

First Vice Chair, Standing Committee on Business and Industry
Member, Standing Committee on Scrutiny and Constitutional Affairs

2013–2017

Member, Standing Committee on Education, Research and Church Affairs

Parliamentary delegations

2017–2021

Member, Delegation to the Nordic Council

2013–2017

Member, Delegation to the Nordic Council

Education and work experience

2010–2013 Director of communications, Norwegian Board of Technology
1999–2013 ArcGiraff, technology company and advertising agency (founder, partner and occasional assignments)
2007–2010 Senior communications adviser, Norwegian Nurses Organisation
2003–2008 Lecturer in philosophy, Telemark University College, via Gateway College (various lecture series in New York, Cuba, Bali and Canada)
2002–2007 Adviser, Norwegian Nurses Organisation
1999–2002 Cand. philol. in philosophy (postgraduate degree), University of Tromsø (postgraduate thesis on creativity and how new ideas arise)
1994–1998 Cand. mag. (undergraduate degree) in history, social anthropology and philosophy, University of Tromsø
1991–1994 Kongsbakken Upper Secondary School