Hans Otto Hauger is an economist from the University of Oslo. He has worked for 30 years in the public sector with analysis and reports. Since year 2000 Hans Otto has worked in the rail sector with investment analyses and transport economics. Hans Otto has in-depth knowledge of Norwegian railways as a system. He has worked with public procurement of passenger train services, optimal pricing of infrastructure services and analysis of maintenance measures and renewal. In 2015, he participated in the Ministry of Transport’s study related to the Railway Reform. He also has experience from international work as a Norwegian participant in expert groups. During the period 1986 to 2000, Hans Otto worked in four ministries: the Ministry of Transport the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Children and Family Affairs, and the Ministry of Labor and Administration.