Founder and CEOEistein Fosli's utilitarian solutions for resource optimization, IT cost efficiency, and strategic organizational management have paved the way for the success of Open iT, Inc. The company's decade-long position as a market leader is a product of his rich experience: theoretical knowledge gained through a Master of Science in Informatics from the University of Oslo, combined with 10 years of operational support and training as consultant for Statoil, Hydro, Shell and Telenor. Eistein is a dedicated company founder and executive who provides valuable guidance on software development and contributes to business development.
VP, SalesSigne Marie Stenseth has been the driving force of Open iT Sales Team since 2000. Her tireless dedication to serving our customers has contributed significantly to the company's growth. Prior to joining Open iT, she worked in the oil and gas sector, and was an advisor to the Norwegian Government and the EU Commission in Brussels. Signe holds an MBA from NHH (Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration), with additional studies in Economics from the University of Mannheim in Germany and College of Europe in Belgium.
Technical DirectorBorgar Olsen has played a key role in Open iT product development since its inception. He previously served as Lead Developer, which allowed him to plan, execute, and follow up on customer installations. He was also responsible for systems development in various languages, including Perl and C++. Borgar had participated in infrastructure consulting engagements for Hydro, Telenor, and Postal Bank, as well as development assignments for Statoil and Saga Petroleum. Borgar wrote his thesis on Programming Language Design for his master’s degree at the University of Oslo’s Computer Science Department, where he also used to teach.
Development Manager Laddy Mhay Ayala is committed to managing and supporting the team as the Development Manager. She ensures that technical projects are completed accurately and on time, and that the team is capable of working as efficiently as possible to achieve its goals. She also assembles and manages software developers working on specific projects, approves work estimates, and evaluates progress. Laddy holds a BS Computer Science degree from the University of the Philippines – Los Baños, Laguna.
Technical Support ManagerAllan Vendiola is a practical, hands-on Support Manager with a business programming background. While working for Intel in Manila, he acquired skills using C++ in a Unix environment. And as a business owner, he furthered his work experience in software development and database management, as he provided backend support. He is dedicated in providing quality customer support, and his results-oriented management of the Open iT Support Team ensures customer satisfaction. Allan has a technical degree in Electronics Technology from the Meralco Foundation Institute in Pasig, Manila.
Chief Data ScientistTom Rosenwinkel began his career as a full-time math professor for five years, launching courses in many areas of Applied Mathematics for a growing private university. He then gained experience leading and coordinating support teams and software engineering projects for five years at the largest EMR provider in the US. He applies his research, teaching, leading, and implementing skills as the Chief Data Scientist at Open iT, where he is the owner and lead developer for the LicensePredictor module. Tom’s passion is to understand how artificial intelligence and information technology can be used to better manage software licenses and other IT assets by applying the latest Big Data and machine learning solutions in the leanest and most usable manner.