Ola Elvestuen

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Ola Elvestuen
Ola Elvestuen 1.jpg
Elvestuen in 2004.
Minister of Climate and the Environment
Assumed office
17 January 2018
Prime Minister Erna Solberg
Preceded by Vidar Helgesen
First Deputy Leader of the Liberal Party
Assumed office
14 April 2012
Leader Trine Skei Grande
Preceded by Helge Solum Larsen
Member of the Norwegian Parliament
Assumed office
1 October 2013
Constituency Oslo
Second Deputy Leader of the Liberal Party
In office
13 April 2008 – 14 April 2012
Leader Lars Sponheim
Trine Skei Grande
Succeeded by Terje Breivik
Personal details
Born (1967-10-09) 9 October 1967 (age 50)
Vestre Toten, Norway
Political party Liberal Party

Ola Elvestuen (born 9 October 1967) is a Norwegian politician for the Liberal Party. He is currently a member of the Norwegian Parliament from Oslo for the 2013-2017 term.

He served as a deputy representative to the Parliament of Norway from Oslo during the terms 2001–2005, 2005–2009 and 2009–2013.[1] On the local level Elvestuen is a member of Oslo city council, and served as city commissioner for public transport and environmental affairs from 2011 until his election to Parliament in 2013. In 2008 he became second deputy leader of his party.[2]

He is a younger brother of illustrator Per Elvestuen.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ola Elvestuen" (in Norwegian). Storting. 
  2. ^ "Ola Elvestuen Nestleder i Venstre: Stortingsrepresentant (Oslo) Leder i Energi- og miljøkomiteen". venstre. Retrieved 30 July 2014. 
  3. ^ Reisegg, Øyvind (2007). "Per Elvestuen". In Henriksen, Petter. Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 15 June 2010.