Chris Jørgen K. Rødland has a Master’s degree in Comparative Politics from University of Bergen/Chr. Michelsen Institute, specializing in Chinese politics and diplomacy. Chris was an exchange student for one semester at the University of Hong Kong in 2014 and Fudan University in 2018. Later he was a political trainee at the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Beijing and intern at the Norwegian Business Association in Shanghai. Chris has been active in the Conservative Party (Høyre) since 2009 and is currently Deputy City Council Member and Chairman of Fyllingsdalen Høyre. Previously he was political advisor for the City Government of Bergen and summer intern for the Conservative Party Parliamentary Group.