Anders Heger is a Norwegian publisher and writer, and is one of the six children of Wanda Hjort Heger and BjÃ¸rn Heger.
In 1982, Heger started Radio Nova, the first student radio in Norway. In 1985, he wrote a book about the juridical process against the Norwegian writer Agnar Mykle, and in 1999 wrote Et diktet liv, a biography about Agnar Mykle, which received the Brage Prize. Heger's grandfather, Johan Bernhard Hjort, was Mykle's defense attorney.
Heger became director of the Norwegian publishing company Cappelen in 1991. Heger is described in the media as "the most powerful man in the bookpublishing industry in Norway".
His interests include cross-country skiing and exchanging ideas with members of a think tank.