Board of Directors

Trygve Jacobsen kopi

Trygve Jacobsen

Chairman of the board
Trygve has broad experience in top management positions. Some of his expertise includes being a mentor and board chairman for start-ups and bank management. He has a master’s degree in both Innovation Management and International Business Management.

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Oddmund Åsen

Board Secretary
Oddmund has an MSc in Economics and a Master of Business Administration in Strategic Management. He has many years of experience within banking and finance and worked as a co-director for Sparebank 1 in Northern Norway. Now he works with start-ups as a senior advisor for KUPA.


Frida Vonstad

Founder, CEO, Board Member
Frida is the founder and Chief Executive Officer at The Coring Company. She has a doctorate in geotechnical engineering from University College London.


Geir-Tore Klæbo

Co-Founder, CTO, and Board Member
Geir-Tore is the Co-founder and Chief Technology Officer of The Coring Company. He has long experience working with software in the private and public sector.

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Gro Eirin Dyrnes

Board Member
Gro Eirin is the former Director of Innovation Norway in USA and Silicon Valley. She is now a partner at the investment fund NORSELAB by Aksel Lund Svindal. Gro has a Master in Business Administration and Economics.

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Hilde Rønningsen

Board Member
Hilde is the Director of Communications at Freyr. She has experience working on boards, both as a board member and as Chairman, and advising many different businesses to reach their goals.