Kudos
 

Team

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Ole Vidar Hestaas

Co-Founder and CEO

Seasoned serial entrepreneur, started IndustriData, Statsjobb, MobileAxept and Tide Forsikring. Founded Kudos to teach young people to use social media to build a better world.

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Jarl Ulvin

Chief Financial Officer

Stellar career in Investment Banking, managed numerous capital markets and M&A transactions

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Sumi Lim

Chief Operating Officer

A technology veteran with 20+ years of industry experience. She holds an MBA from Sloan School of Business, MIT.

 

Christian Vebner 

Co-Founder, Technology

Christian holds a Masters in Cybernetics and co-founded a successful IT company, HANO AS 

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Natia Verulashvili

Vice President, Kudos Classroom

Education Expert - Launched multiple projects to generate change in education, including education reforms focused on 21century learning.

 

Clinton Ratanatray

Director

Successful career in corporate banking, architecture and hospitality businesses.

 

Geoff Selzer

Advisor and Product Designer

CEO of Luminous Publishing, Vice President of Creative Development and Production at Disney Interactive 

 

Jim Mainard

Business Development

EVP Digital Strategy and New Business Development for DreamWorks Animation, key executive at Fandango Now, engineer on Hubble Space Telescope.

 

Jan Grønbech

Advisor

Head of Google Norway, leading role in Norway’s media industry at Aftenposten, Scandinavia Online and DoubleClick Norway.

 

Jeff Kirkley

Advisor

Executive-level financial and operating experience, co-founded FusionSeven, CFO for Tradescape, Inc. 

 

Keith Winter

Advisor

CEO/President/COO positions at six companies, senior positions at Disney Interactive, Electronic Arts Seattle and Trion Worlds. 

 

 

Christian Sundt

Advisor

 Seasoned investor in real estate passionate about technology and gaming.

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Stephan Eriksen

Back-End Developer

Full stack, Lead Developer, MSc from NTNU Norway. Co-founder of Work-Work, Konjekt, and Framephotoapp.