greenbird Integration Technology is an independent consultancy and technology provider delivering integration solutions and consulting services. greenbird offers expert services within IT strategy, enterprise architecture, BPM, SOA and integration.
Smart Metering Integration Platform:
metercloud.io is an advanced SOA based integration middleware for utilities focussing on smart metering, smart grid and smart home applications.For more information regarding greenbird’s smart metering integration platform please visit http://www.greenbird.com .
Shaping the digital enterprise:
Greenbird Integration Technology AS is an independent consultancy and integration technology provider enabling public and private organizations to shape the digital future and to unleash business potential. Greenbird offers expert services within strategic technology advisory, enterprise architecture, solution design and integration development.
Greenbird drives mission-critical projects in the Nordic countries and delivers expert integration services in strategic engagements globally. Greenbird is located in Oslo and Stavanger to serve utilities, oil & gas, financial services, telco & media, transportation & logistics and public services.
Greenbird Metercloud services (http://www.metercloud.io) offer ready-to-use integration solutions for smart metering, smart grids and smart city applications. The integrations are delivered as a service and makes it easy for utilities to overcome integration challenges which come along during the transformation towards digital utilities.
What do you like most about your profession?
continuous learning. and the possibility to be part of the digital disruption.
What questions do clients most commonly ask you? How do you respond?
how to utilize disruptive technologies to be innovative.
Describe a recent client engagement or project.
Target architecture and digital business development for utilities.
What are 3 attributes you need to be successful in your industry?
a burning brain. a burning heart. a burning curiosity. a burning hunger. and some kind of craziness.
What are the most important things to consider when hiring a service provider in your field?
experience. innovative. and a mindset which challenges current mindset.
How are you different than others in your profession?
Atypical technology geek.
What are your biggest professional influences (books, mentors, events)?
Business books and startups, creative think, excellence. Biographies such as Steve Jobs'
How do you typically handle disagreements with clients?
With management of expectations.
Describe your proudest professional accomplishment.
Building www.greenbird.com within 4 years to a leading integration technology provider.
CEO at greenbird Integration Technology AS
January 2010 - Present
CEO & co-founder greenbird Integration Technology AS.
responsible for company development, product & services strategy, technology & knowledge management, R&D, sales & account management
CTO / Chief Technology Officer at Integrate AS
August 2007 - December 2009
Chief Technology Officer, member of the board.
responsible for R&D, technology strategy, methodology and product development and operations (sales / delivery).
CTO / Chief Technology Officer at ARCTIC.PARK integrate architecture AS
March 2006 - December 2009
Chief Technology Office & co-founder, Managing Architect of ARCTIC.PARK Consulting AS.
responsible for R&D, technology strategy, methodology development, product development, sales and project delivery.
Chief Enterprise Architect at CommITment AS
August 2003 - March 2006
Chief Enterprise Architect.
responsible for technology strategy, product development, methodology development and architecture consulting focussed on
- enterprise architecture and business process management (bpm)
- middleware (java/jee, corba) and open source technologies
- integration solutions (eai)
- service oriented architecture (soa) and esb platforms
- enterprise portals, multichannel integration and mobile solutions
Director - Enterprise Technologies at GFT AG
August 2001 - July 2003
Director - Enterprise Technologies,
responsible for Head of R&D and Head of Architecture Consulting / Chief Architect.
technology strategy, product development, methodology development, sales support and architecture consulting focussed on integration (eai), middleware / java based solutions, enterprise portals and mobile solutions.
Director - Systems and Technologies at Pixelpark AG
August 2000 - July 2001
Director - Systems and Technologies.
Head of development department and Chief Architect.
responsible for web and middleware development (java, jee, open source based solutions) and architecture / system consulting.
Senior Product Manager at ETAS
October 1999 - July 2000
Senior Product Manager and Head of Product Management.
responsible for product management and product development of a cross platform development system for embedded devices / solutions.
Project Manager at GFT AG
October 1996 - October 1999
Project Manager og Head of Development department for automation solutions.
responsible for product development of a cross platform process visualization (SCADA) system and development environment for industrial solutions.
responsible for product support and consulting group.
SW Designer and Software Architect at Optima
October 1992 - October 1996
SW Designer and Software Architect for embedded realtime solutions, SCADA systems and HMI applications.
Cooperative State University Mosbach
Field of Study: Software Engineering and Information Technology
Date: Dec 15, 2017