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Marius Trandheim Kristiansen

PhD Research Fellow

ETA ( Universitetsveien 19, Kristiansand )

Entrepreneur with international experience. 

My academic background includes a BSc Political Science with the University of Oslo and a MSc International Marketing & Management with BI - Norwegian school of management and ESCP Paris.

My entrepreneurial background includes completing the Norwegian school of Entrepreneurship and 10+ years of experience in start-ups / entrepreneurship, ranging from ideation to funding, participating in incubators and government support programs and international expansion.

My professional background is in management consulting, primarily within strategy and operations in the retail industry

Research interests

Innovation Management

"Digital Technologies enabling Business Model Innovation in Manufacturing" in cooperation with SFI Offshore Mechatronics

Courses and teaching

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)


Work experience

- 2020 -          PhD Fellow - UiA - Innovation Management

- 2011 - 2021 General manager and founder of BAD NORWEGIAN AS

- 2011 - 2021 Business consultant - strategy and business development - Trandheim Utvikling AS

- 2007 - 2012 Business Consultant - Frost Nordic

- 2005 Internship - Maxum - South Africa's leading business incubator

- 2000 - 2002 The Norwegian Armed Forces - Peacekeeping Force - KFOR IV and KFOR V

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