International expansion plans and new CEO in Telemagic Group AS
Telemagic Group AS (TMG) plans for major international expansion and has hired Jørn Knutsen as its new CEO.
TMG has experienced great success with sales of customer and call center solutions in Finland, resulting in the development of aggressive international expansion plans. TMG recently raised NOK 4 million with support from Innovation Norway, to strengthen its product innovation for further international growth, and at the same time hired Jørn Knutsen as the new CEO. With an MSc degree in internationalization, and over two decades as a business leader and consultant, Jørn brings extensive knowledge and experience in international management and business development into his new role in TMG.
“We are very pleased to add such a resource to the team and we are looking forward to seizing the opportunities that TMG sees in the market in the years to come. We will renew ourselves, further strengthen our processes and services, and have a clear goal of becoming a global player in the customer and call center market over the next 5 years “, says founder and former CEO Tore Sælen, who is looking forward to stepping into the role of Chief Commercial Officer and to lead Telemagic’s marketing activities going forward.
“TMG has already established service delivery in a number of countries, and with Jørn’s international experience and reprioritisation of Tore’s time, we will be able to strengthen the focus on sales and marketing in Norway at the same time as we grow internationally”, says Chairman Leif Einar Kolstø Aune.