The Memcare Management Team
Memcare is owned by the company's founders and professional investors.
Chief Technology Officer
Jakub has worked as Tech Lead and software engineer with education from Warsaw University of Technology. He has gained over 10 years of experience working on multiple tech projects in a variety of areas of expertise including web and mobile applications, business intelligence tools and enterprise management software. Moreover he was an owner of a software house company for over 5 years, where he improved his management and business skills.
Christian K. Huse
Chief Commercial Officer
As former CEO of a Norwegian funeral home for nearly 7 years, Huse knows the funeral industry in depth. His extensive experience with digitizing and transforming the industry helps funeral homes create value online. Huse has international industry experience and attended the MBA in Funeral services from Universitat de Barcelona. He also holds an Executive Master of Management from Norwegian School of Management and a bachelor from the Norwegian Military Academy.
Co-founder & COO
Årøen holds an MSc in Business from BI Norwegian Business School and Maastricht University. He also has a BSc in Computer Technology Engineering from Oslo University College. Årøen has worked in several startups and also has experience working in finance. He was part of the start-up team and co-founded Microenta in 2010, the company's unique technology and solutions were acquired in 2013 and are now used by over 20,000 clients annually.
Founder & CEO
Martinsen's previous experience includes Chairman and Owner of Nettmediehuset AS (a company that was sold to Edda Media, now Amedia) and Co-Founder of Microenta. The company's unique technology and solutions were acquired in 2013 and is now used by over 20,000 clients annually. Martinsen is board member in K11 Investor AS and owner of Lamaco Holding. He has previous work experience from the media industry.
Chairman of the board
Frode has been CFO for global airlines for nearly 20 years and was part of the Norwegian Air Shuttle start up, as well establishing Bank Norwegian, the loyalty program Reward, and Arctic Aviation Assets. Frode has extensive experience with strategy- and business development in his different roles, as well with raising capital through a large variety of financial instruments. Frode has a Masters of Science degree in Finance from the University of Wyoming in USA. He also is a Certified Financial Analyst (CEFA) from Norwegian School of Economics (NHH).
Together with his father and brother, he has built Indigo Invest, which is a family-owned company with a history of more than 45 years in business. Car parking and real estate have been the main activities, together with global financial investments. Kenneth has extensive experience with early-phase companies and has superior board experience from big companies such as EuroParkOy, Baltic Park AS, ONE PARK AS, Indigo Invest AS, AutoParkki Norden Oy, SIA EuroPark Latvia and 2Park.
Investor / Advisory Board
Knappskog has a Masters in Finance from the Norwegian School of Management, majoring in economics. He has also conducted officer training in the Norwegian army. He has previous experience as a financial analyst in Kemetyl Group, a strategy analyst at Color Line and is responsible for the commercial development of Pemco Trepellets AS in Norway. Knappskog is currently Group CEO of Pemco Holding. He is a shareholder and board member of several companies.