Helle Hammer is Managing Director of the Nordic Association of Marine Insurers (Cefor). Since 2012, she has been in the chair of IUMI’s Policy Forum, tasked with the responsibility of identifying, monitoring and proposing any framework related actions to support and protect the interests of the global marine insurance industry. She also represents Cefor in the IUMI Council.
Helle has more than thirty years of experience from politics and industry policies. This includes a position as Director of the Norwegian Government’s trade and innovation office in Houston (TX), various positions with the Norwegian Shipowners’ Association and four years as State Secretary in the Norwegian ministries of Trade & Industry and Finance.
Helle is a Norwegian native, and holds a degree in business and marketing from Oslo Business School.