Tom has several years of international business and industrial experience. He has also worked as a management consultant in Norway, USA and Singapore.
Tom co-founded the publishing system Escenic and grew the company as vice president of sales and marketing. Escenic became the market leading solution for online newspapers such as The Times, Daily Telegraph, Toronto Globe & Mail and 600 others. The company was sold for MNOK 173 to Vizrt.
Subsequently, Tom has taken part in several ventures. Among them are co-creating the Partnership for Change conference. The conference gathers 700 people over 2 days in the Oslo Opera house for dialogues on creating social change. He has helped two British software companies grow internationally. And he chairs MINOS AS, who develop solutions for anti-bullying and suicide prevention among youths.
Tom has a 4 year engineering degree from University of Manchester and an MBA for BI Norwegian School of Management.