Before co-founding Seafood People Thomas worked for approx. 8 years as Commercial Director for the world`s leading seafood news and information provider – IntraFish Media. He has provided assistance to a number of seafood companies across the world, and in different sectors of the seafood industry.
During the first two years working at IntraFish, Thomas assisted in the merger of IntraFish Media and Heighwey Group, a London based media company. After the restructuring of the company, Thomas focused on strengthening the commercial department, managing sales teams based in Bergen, Oslo, Cape Town, Seattle, New York, Orlando and Puerto Montt.
During his period with IntraFish Media he was also one of the key drivers behind the “IntraFish investment forums”, a regularly held investment forum for the seafood industry, hosted in London, New York and Hong Kong.
For a period of approx. 3 years Thomas lived and worked in Singapore, and gained in-depth knowledge and experience with the Asian markets.
Thomas holds a Bachelor degree in International marketing and management from BI Norwegian Business School.
He is a DNV-GL certified recruitment consultant and a licensed user of Cut-e Assessment Systems.