Professional Practices Committee

The Committee’s tasks are:

  • Handling complaints and dealing with breaches of the Code
  • Formulating new decisions
  • Taking decisions
  • Handling questions of interpretation
  • Making recommendations to the secretariat for revision of the Guidance, where considered necessary
  • Making recommendations to the MFU Board for revision of the Code where considered necessary
  • Making recommendations to the MFU Board for revision of the Product List where considered necessary
  • Consists of seven members, with deputies. The Committee is quorate when five members/deputies are present. Decisions are taken by ordinary majority.

In 2018, MFU consisted of:

  • Committee Chair, Inger Berg Ørstavik, Associate Professor, UiO Department of private law
  • Representative Hege Stensland Sveen, Attorney with Virke
    Deputy Representative Synnøve Smedal, Attorney with Mondelez
  • Representative Geir Jostein Dyngeseth, Director Organisastion and Members COOP Norge SA
    Deputy Representative Stein Vik, Manager Trade Marketing Nestlè
  • Representative Johanna Kasanovic, Marketing Director Norway and Iceland in Coca-Cola
    Deputy Representative Line Hildonen Ramstad, Marketing Director Ringnes
  • Representative Anders Høgberg, Nutrition Manager Orkla
    Deputy Representative Aina Maria Lien, Manager Health and Nutrition Norgesgruppen ASA
  • Representative Monica Edbo, Senior Adviser Department Environment and Health , Norwegian Directorate of Health
    Deputy Representative Solveig Haukenes Ase, Senior Adviser and Lawyer at Environment&Health, The Norwegian Directorate of Health
  • Representative Erik Loe, Commersial Director the Norwegian Football Association 
    Deputy Representative Gorm Hoel, The Norwegian Medical Association