& Board of Directors




Ragnvaldsen trained as a business economist and has an MBA from BI Norwegian School of Management. He worked in finance, sales and marketing for three years before joining Data Respons in 1995. He was previously the Sales & Marketing Director of Data Respons ASA and was appointed CEO in 2003.

Number of shares: 282 000
Number of share options: 200 000




Wahl holds an Siviløkonom degree (four year programme in economics and business administration) from BI Norwegian school of Management and has a MBA degree from INSEAD in France. He joined Data Respons as CFO in 2005. Previously, he has been CFO in Tandberg Storage ASA and has had various management positions within finance in Atea, Orkla and DNV GL.

Number of shares: 81 000
Number of share options: 150 000




Toppe has a a M.Sc. (1982) in cybernetics from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU). He worked with seismic exploration in various positions at GECO, and became one of the founders of Data Respons in 1986. Toppe was responsible for R&D services before he was appointed Managing Director of Data Respons Norway in 2002.  He is now COO for the Solution Business Unit in Data Respons ASA.

Number of shares: 164 937
Number of share options: 90 000



Director R&D Nordic

Sehm holds an MSc in Electronic & Electrical Engineering from the
Heriot-Watt University in Scotland and a BSc in Electronic &  Electrical Engineering from Oslo University College (HiO).
Ivar Sehm has an extensive background from the embedded
industry and has previously worked at the Norwegian Army
Material Command, Sysdeco AS, and Geoteam Exploration.

Number of shares: 37 141
Number of share options: 40 000




Managing Director Sylog

Johan Jacobsson is one of the founders of Sylog and Profinder.
He has a background in consulting, sales and
business administration.

Previously has been Sales and Consultant Manager of Sylog
and was appointed Managing Director for Sylog in 2009.

Number of shares: 0
Number of share options: 0

Board of Directors


Chairman of the Board

Erik Langaker (born 1963), was a member of the board of Data Respons from November 2011 to April 2015, and was re-elected in April 2016. He has long experience from Norwegian and international technology and finance. He has broad experience in M&A and early commercialisation of technology. Mr. Langaker has extensive board experience from companies like StormGeo Group, Cambridge Medical Robotics Ltd (UK), HitecVision (Private Equity), Camo Software, Resoptima AS, GeoKnowledge, Link Mobility (listed in Norway), Talkmore (listed in Sweden), Payex Group and Viken Fibernett.

Number of shares: 140 000


Member of the Board

Narve Reiten founded Reiten & Co in 1992 and established the firm’s private equity investment activities in 1996. He has extensive investing and operational experience in the Nordic market. Prior to Reiten & Co, he was employed by I.M. Skaugen, working on project development and M&A. Reiten holds a Master of Business and Economics degree from the Norwegian School of Management and is a Certified Financial Analyst (CFA) from the Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration. Reiten currently sits on the Board of Directors of Con-Form (Chairman), Data Respons and Totalreform.

Number of shares: 469 568


Member of the Board

Fräjdin-Hellqvist (born 1954) was elected to the Board in November 2011. She holds an MSc in Engineering Physics from Chalmers and has held leading positions at Volvo Cars and the Swedish Confederation of Enterprise. She has extensive board experience as board member at several public, private and state owned companies and is currently Chairman of the Board at Karlstad Innovation Park. Fräjdin-Hellqvist works as an independent contractor and partner.

Number of shares: 10 000


Member of the Board

Janne T. Morstøl is the CEO at Maritech Systems, a company providing software solutions to the global seafood industry. Previously she has spent more than 20 years in the broadcast industry and has held several corporate management positions in Nevion and T-VIPS, a company she co-founded. Morstøl holds a MSc. in Electronics from NTNU and holds an MBA from the Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NHH).

Number of shares: 0


Employee Representative

Grübb-Weinberg (born 1955) was elected as an employee representative in April 2010. She holds a degree in social studies from Stockholm University and has broad experience from various technology-based companies. Grübb-Weinberg has worked in Data Respons since 2006 and is currently Account Manager at the Stockholm office.

Number of shares: 6 000


Employee Representative

Eriksen (born 1979) was elected as an employee representative in September 2017. He holds an MEng in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh. Eriksen has worked in Data Respons since 2006 and is currently R&D Manager at the Oslo office.

Number of shares: 1 000