Mr. Rinnan founded Televenture in 1993. Mr. Rinnan has a top level international and financial experience in telecom, IT, media and the oil & gas sector. From 1993 until 2010, Mr. Rinnan was the CEO and Managing Partner of several Telenor Venture funds. Prior to this, Mr. Rinnan was senior vice president and CFO of ABB Oil & Gas and ABB Signal. Mr. Rinnan holds a Master of Science in Business and Economics (siviløkonom), with a major in finance from the Norwegian School of Management. Mr. Rinnan is a Norwegian citizen with residence in Oslo, Norway.