Tapad CEO Sigvart Voss Eriksen has nearly 20 years’ experience in digital advertising, including more than ten years of senior leadership roles within our parent company, Telenor Group. Sigvart joined Telenor Group’s Mobile International in 2001 and worked his way up through the company’s operating divisions, obtaining executive roles such as chief marketing officer (CMO) of Telenor Pakistan, Telenor Hungary, and Telenor Thailand. Sigvart also spent a year as a sergeant in the Norwegian Military while studying Russian language and history at the University of Oslo. He went on to complete his studies at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in 2001 with a graduate degree in business administration.
Dag Liodden is Tapad’s Co-Founder and CTO. Dag oversees all technological advancements for the company, including Tapad’s notable breakthroughs in delivering targeted advertising across platforms. Prior to Tapad, he was the co-founder and CTO of Giant Leap Technologies AS, the premier Business Mobility solutions provider in the Nordic region. While there, Dag managed some of the largest wireless enterprise solution rollouts in Europe. He began programming at 6-years-old and has a Master’s Degree in Science, Industrial Economics and Technology Management from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology.
Dave Fall joins us with several years in senior roles at DoubleClick (including oversight of their Publisher products), he joined the Google team upon their acquisition of DoubleClick. From there, he served as COO of Clickable/SYNCAPSE, where he drove notable growth for the company. MBA in Operations Management, Rutgers and B.S. in Industrial Engineering, Worcester Polytechnic Institute.
More than a decade in finance/accounting with both publicly traded/privately-held organizations; includes key roles at Sonic, Fleming and New York Mercantile Exchange. University of Central Oklahoma, B.S. in Accounting.
Joins us as SVP, Product in NY. She is an accomplished product management executive with more than fourteen years building successful digital advertising products. Most recently, she was SVP of Product at Medialets, where she led strategy and execution to build the leading mobile measurement platform, and acquired by WPP. Previously, she held product leadership roles at AppNexus, Vibrant Media, McAfee and Efficient Frontier launching successful, global ad platforms. Masters in Computer Science, University of California.
As employee #5 at Tapad, Kate oversees products that tell the story of device unification for agencies, advertisers and brands. Formerly Product Director at MediaMath and a Lockheed Martin Senior Systems Engineer. BS in Systems Engineering from University of Virginia; MS in eBusiness Technology from Carnegie Mellon.
Pierre Martensson joins as General Manager, APAC region. He comes to Tapad with robust leadership experience, having transformed, developed and grown global organizations. For nearly a decade, he ran operations throughout the APAC region, including in Sri Lanka and China (Oriflame) and inSingapore, South Africa, Thailand, Indonesia, Vietnam, Malaysia and the Philippines (Lux). Most recently, Pierre was CEO of Brandbassador, a Norway-based influencer platform. At the same time, he served as a member of the Board of Directors at Zinzino and WebOn Group. Pierre is also the previous CEO of Eniro Norway, one of the leading digital search companies within the media industry.
Joins our team as SVP, Strategy & Global Partnerships. Previously, he worked at YuMe in a Business Development, Publisher Network and Platform Sales position. Prior, he worked at Urgent Career as the Director of Sales & Business Development. B.A in Communication and Business Studies, University of Rhode Island.
Joins our team as SVP, Engineering. Previously, he worked as Vice President, Technology at Goldman Sachs. Prior, he worked at International Fund Services as Vice President - Technology. B.S. Information Science, Universitetet i Bergen & B.S. Management Information Systems, University of Missouri-Saint Louis
Joins Tapad as Chief Revenue Officer with more than twenty years' digital experience and 10+ years managing sales organizations in the advertising technology industry. Previously, he worked at PlaceIQ, a location data, analytics and insights company. He will be leading U.S. sales across media, data and D&D. B.A. University of Colorado Boulder.