We are happy to announce that Tellef Thorleifsson joined the Board of Directors in Torvald Klaveness AS in June 2016, taking over for Baard Haugen who has been part of the Board since 2011.
Tellef Thorleifsson brings with him many years of experience with new investments and portfolio companies. Thorleifsson co-founded Northzone in 1996. His primary areas of focus are fintech, infrastructure and SaaS. His portfolio includes Kahoot, Fusetools, mCASH, and Artfinder. Tellef has over the years also invested in LastMinute.com, Mamut Software and Trolltech.
Prior to Northzone, Tellef took part in the founding of Western Bulk Shipping, which he took public as a CFO. Before this, he held the position as company secretary of another shipping and investment company – I.M. Skaugen.
We wish to thank Baard Haugen for his strong commitment and contribution first as CFO and most recently as an independent Board Member.