Roy Freddy Andersen (born 1970) is a Norwegian writer/reporter currently living in and reporting from Vienna, Austria, for Norwegian newspapers and broadcasters.
Andersen was the U.S. Correspondent for Norway’s largest newspaper VG, based in New York, from 2002-2005.
He is following the politics and the situation in the U.S. with great interest, as he is with foreign affairs in general. Andersen was a reporter at the foreign desk in VG for several years, travelling and covering breakings news, conflicts and feature news issues world wide.
He was also working as a sport reporter in VG, covering several sports at World championship level – and two Olympics, Nagano 1998 and Sydney 2000.
Roy Freddy Andersen was Head of information at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Oslo, Norway. Later he was executive editor in Fredriksstad Blad and news editor at TV2, Norway.