Ørjan Rolness

Senior Advisor Professional Services

Ørjan Rolness holds a Master of Science in Business with specialization in Strategy, Innovation and Entrepreneurship from University Nord. In addition, Ørjan have studied Blue Ocean Strategy at INSEAD Executive Management program. During this program, he has gained deep insight in how to seek and gain competitive advantage through obtaining a unique market offering through strategic product development.

Ørjan has consulting experience from Accenture, in addition to holding several management positions within both large cooperation’s and smaller SME businesses. For the past years Ørjan has been active in the start-up environment, both as mentor for start-up founders and also as co-founder of two start-ups. Ørjan`s passion is to facilitate and develop innovative strategies and actions to obtain a unique market position, as well as working with operational improvement to help customers become more successful.

In his current job at Smart Innovation Norway, he holds the position as Senior Advisor and is responsible for Smart Innovation Norway’s Professional Services. His responsibilities are to develop and deliver excellent consulting services to both Ventures Fortress fund, as well as customers facing a challenging market situation and struggling with profitable growth.



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