Getlocal is lead by a strong team with years of experience
Getlocal is lead by a strong management team with many years of innovation and experience building scalable web platforms in sectors such as travel and finance.
Over 20 years' experience building online solutions and innovation in FinTech (Meniga) and TravelTech (Bokun) including six years at Meniga as VP of product management where he joined as the 2nd employee and helped grow the company from 5 employees to over 100 with a solution reaching over 50 million customers.
Over 20 years’ experience in the industry. Responsible for designing and developing a large-scale ad network at Automattic for WordPress.com for the past 7 years. Previously founded and served as a CTO and lead developer for music streaming service Grapewire, working for internationally acclaimed artist such as Björk, Gorillaz and many more. Prior experience also includes Fintech as well as various startups.
Holds a M.Sc. degree in Economics and Business Administration - International Marketing and Management from CBS, Copenhagen. Experienced marketing manager for companies such as Coca Cola, Össur, and Teymi (now Advania)and the Iclandic Savings Banks. Served as the President of IMARK, the Icelandic Marketing Association.
Doing websites, mobile and IT for over 20 years. Started as web developer and doing some Classic ASP on the server. Open-source supporter and a long time user. Avid user of Node.js, microservices and document-stores. I believe that DevOps are one of the most important key aspects of any running system.
British born writer and poet with a keen interest in psychology and marketing working as the customer success manager for Getlocal. I spend my days helping travel companies build amazing new websites whilst writing poetry on the side and dreaming of one day having a published novel under my belt!