Pål Kulø Lønseth
Director - Senior Public Prosecutor
Pål Kulø Lønseth was appointed Director of Økokrim in June 2020. Lønseth is a trained lawyer and former Labour Party state secretary. He joined Økokrim after heading PwC Investigation & Compliance in Norway since April 2013. Between 2009 and 2013, he was a state secretary in the Ministry of Justice and Public Security under ministers Knut Storberget and Grete Faremo. Before that, he worked as a public prosecutor for Oslo Police District and the National Authority for Prosecution of Organised and Other Serious Crime, as legal advisor to a UN project in Afghanistan and as an assistant judge. He has also worked as a police prosecutor.