Monica Jill Vaksdal - Founder & CEO
The opportunity to combine her passion for the outdoors with her knowledge from the oil industry lead Monica to start the company. She is an experienced skier, climber, and loves winter camping.
The boring stuff: Cand.Scient.Petroleum Geology (UiB), Cand.Mag.Sociology (UiB), Master of Management (BI). 16 years experience from various position in the petroleum industry
Deborah Karlsen - Co-Founder & CCO
Her high energy and lust for adventure lead Deborah to co-found the company. When she’s not developing the company you’ll find her in the mountains running or hiking.
The boring stuff: BS Biology (IU), Masters of Management (BI) Serial entrepreneur, manager, designer and business developer.
TRISTAN Hollande - CTO
Being a very outdoorsy person, joining the company was a no brainer for Tristan! He’s a passionate cross country skier and an avid trail runner outside of the winter season.
The boring stuff: M.Sc in Computer Science. 18 years experience as a software engineer and project manager to design and commercialize seismic sensors for onshore oil exploration.
MARCUS LANDSCHULZE - HEAD OF RESEARCH
Eager to make the most out of the outdoors, you can find Marcus diving, sailing, climbing and of course skiing. Hooked on signals and data processing, big data and machine learning, Marcus is an extremely competent geek!
The boring stuff: PhD in applied Geophysics & M.Sc in control systems. 15+ years experience from petroleum and research with focus on development of new technologies from prototype to market.
MICHEL WOLFSTIRN - MECHANICAL ENGINEER
All seasons are equally great for Michel. Ok, maybe winter is best… Passionate skier, once the snow has left you might find him hooked on a climbing wall, mountain biking or trail running.
The boring stuff: M.Sc in Mechanical Engineering, training in biomimicry and circular economy. 8+ years in the oil industry developing, prototyping, field testing and commercializing exploration equipment.
Snorri Valdimarsson - product designer
Our ski maker with a passion for building skis or design things that inspire people. As the rest of us he is an active guy who loves to ski. When the snow has melted, you find him surfing the waves or mountain biking.
The boring stuff: MA in Industrial design for Lund University, Sweden. He has never been in the oil industry…But have been designing stuff for all sorts of other industries from the interwebs to luxury yachts and everything inbetween for the last 18 years.