The Board of Directors

Øystein Tvenge, chairman

Mr. Tvenge (1955) has long experience with venture capital and financial investments. He has served as board member of numerous companies, both listed and unlisted, including serving as chairman and board member at Agresso Group ASA. Unit 4 B.V, International Business Systems AB, Aveny Eiendom AS and Fast Search & Transfer ASA.  He is the founder of Intelco Concept AS, which is one of the Company’s largest shareholders. Øystein Tvenge holds a Bachelor in Marketing and Administration from NMH, Oslo.

Mr. Tvenge has served the Board in Hiddn Solutions since January 2017

Jan Christian Opsahl, board member

Mr. Opsahl (1949) is the owner and chairman of Dallas Asset Management AS. He was the founder, president and chairman/ CEO of Tandberg ASA from 1988 to 2010 at which point the Company was sold to Cisco Systems Inc. for 19.4 billion NOK. Mr. Opsahl was Chairman of TANDBERG Television ASA from 1989 to 2007 at which point the Company was sold to L.M. Ericsson for 8.8 billion NOK. He was president/chairman of Tomra Systems ASA from 1986 to 2008, vice chairman of Komplett ASA from 1996 to 2004, board member of REC Solar from 2013 to 2015 and board member of NEL Hydrogen ASA from 2014 to 2017. Mr. Opsahl is currently a board member of Storebrand ASA. He has lived in total 25 years in Argentina, Brasil, UK and the USA. Mr. Opsahl holds a degree in Business and a Diploma in Computer Science, both from the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow. He is also a Sloan Fellow from London Business School/M.I.T. He is an elected member of the Norwegian Academy of Technological Sciences.

Mr. Opsahl has served the Board in Hiddn Solutions ASA since June 2017

Jeanette Dyhre Kvisvik, board member

Ms. Dyhre Kvisvik (1972) is the CEO and co-founder of Villoid, a global shopping platform for influencers on social media. Ms. Dyhre Kvisvik has a proven track record in management, marketing and building start-ups. She was the CEO of Telenor Mobile Media, responsible for creating B2C business for Telenor based on scalable e-commerce models and new media models (influencers). She was also a CEO and founder of Liquid Barcodes, a mobile tech company built through the financial crisis in 2008 before Telenor acquired it in 2013. Further, Ms. Dyhre Kvisvik has experience from management and business consulting in McKinsey and Burson-Marsteller. She has been elected in to the board of Pandox (Stockholm Stock Exchange). Further, she was voted one of the most inspiring women in tech in Europe in 2017. Ms Dyhre Kvisvik has a law degree from the University in Bergen.

Ms. Dyhre Kvisvik has served the Board in Hiddn Solutions since June 2017.

Svein Willassen, board member

Svein Willassen (1974) is the CEO and Co-founder of Confrer AS, a Norwegian start-up providing videoconferencing services. Before founding Confrer AS in 2017 he was the VP in the videoconference service in Telenor Digital AS. Dr. Willassen has more than 20 years’ experience from software engineering and development of digital services both in Telenor and private start-ups. He has previously worked as a Digital Forensics investigator in the Norwegian Police Computer Crime Center at Økokrim and at Ibas AS and has significant experience with extracting data and present them as evidence. Dr Willassen holds a M.Sc from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology and a Ph.D. in Digital Forensics from the same institution.

Dr. Willassen has served the Board in Hiddn Solutions since June 2017.

Siw Ødegaard, board member
Siw Ødegaard (1966) is CFO in Ayfie AS (VirtualWorks Group AS). She has previously served as senior vice president, M & A and IR and as CFO in Link Mobility Group ASA. Ødegaard has extensive experience from most areas within finance, IR and M&A. She has broad knowledge of the telecom and IT sectors, and has served as board member in a variety of companies included listed companies. Ødegaard holds a Bachelor in Economics from the University of London and management programs from Norwegian School of Management, BI.

Ms. Ødegaard has served the Board in Hiddn Solutions since February 2018