I am the proud founder of Innovation House in Silicon Valley.
October 24th 2011, we opened our Innovation House in downtown Palo Alto. It's a co-working space for Norwegian tech startups, VC's and Innovation Norway. It is an amazing cool place; great portfolio companies, creative hardworking entrepreneurs, a fantastic team -- lots of ideas, energy & tech development. We had more than 400 visitors first 6 months.. We're having a blast!
Married to Bjorn Martin, lives in Palo Alto with 3 kids and a shelter dog. Love sailing & skiing, California & Norway. Inspired by serendipity, generosity & "stay hungry, stay foolish".
Director of Innovation Norway San Francisco & Silicon Valley. Former Head of New Business at Statkraft, the leading renewable company in Norway, Secretary General of NVCA (Norwegian Venture Capital & Private Equity Association), Entrepreneur.. & Management Consultant. Member of the Board of Directors at startups, seed funds, LP's and public companies.