Tom has several years of international business and industrial experience as well as management consulting from Norway, USA and Singapore.
Tom co-founded and worked as Vice President of sales and marketing of the publishing system, Escenic, that 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 involved himself in several ventures such as co-creating the Partnership for Change conference that gathers 700 people over 2 days in the Oslo Opera house for dialogues on creating social change, helping two British software companies grow internationally, chairing MINOS AS developing a solution for anti-bullying and suicide prevention among youths, and several other initiatives.
Tom has a 4 year engineering degree from University of Manchester and an MBA for BI Norwegian School of Management.