Steinar Solheim is Head of Energy Regulatory Affairs at Yara International. He started to work for Norsk Hydro in 1980. He had various positions, and in year 2000 became Head of Energy Sourcing in Hydro Agri (later Yara International), a position he kept until 2016 when he became Head of Energy Regulatory Affairs. Prior, Steinar worked as researcher at the University of Oslo. Steinar has been active in IFIEC for many years before his Presidency, as Member of the Management Committee and Chair of the Working Party Gas.
Steinar was educated at the University of Oslo and the Norwegian School of Management.