Kjell Jørgensen, Project Manager
and Manager for Hire
Working in the IT industry since 1982, I have been helping companies with project management, offshoring programs, key account management, sales management, operational management and as interim managing director.
Star Information Systems AS
2018 - current
Star is a software- and consulting firm delivering specialized enterprise asset management software and consulting to the shipping and oil and gas industry world-wide. I have helped Star develop and implement a proactive software support and application management service, refining cloud services and am currently helping out as COO.
2019 - current
Maritech develops innovative software solutions designed for the seafood industry.
I have helped Maritech develop and implement a proactive software support and application management service based on ITIL processes.
MERIT CENTRAL EUROPE / MERIT GLOBE / MERIT CONSULTING NORWAY
2013 - 2018
Under several contracts with various Merit companies in Europe, I have acted as sales director for application management and portal services related to Infor M3, done key account management in Central Europa, acting as interim sales director in Norway and sales director in Central Europe.
2011 - 2013
Datalex software delivers specialized case management software to lawfirms in Norway. Over a two year period I helped finalizing the transition of their from Progress to .NET, developing a SaaS delivery and managing the company as interim CEO/COO.
Byte is a web-design and digital marketing firm. I helped Byte expand their presence in the Norwegian market and managed several development and implementation projects.
I helped Wipro Technologies establishing a presence in Norway.
Under the “Accelerate Blended Delivery” program I helped Logica transfer managed services from Norway to India and later an internal transition from their Bengaluru office to Chennai. As project/program manager I had the full responsibility for knowledge transfer, customer transition, service transfer and setting up a complete consulting and managed services environment in Bengaluru.
LOGICA (later CGI)
2008 - 2010
WATCHCOM SERCURITY GROUP
2006 - 2008
Key account management, project management and product development for a Norwegian information security and cyber crime forensics firm.
Revising managed services and creating a uniform service delivery for a Norwegian technology firm.
2005 - 2006
Acting CSO for for the Norwegian branch of an international software firm, implementation and project management delivering ITIL case management software.
Informatikk Nett AS
2004 - 2005
Sales Manager, expanding the Norwegian market and assist in creating a uniform, ITIL-based managed services delivery.
Merkantildata, Saga Data and CDØ System
Prior to that, I was in charge of managed services and support at Merkantildata for 14 years, sales manager at Saga Data (merger with Merkantildata in 1989) and held several position in the startup CDØ system established in 1982, merged with Saga Data in 1987.