Frode Iglebæk


Frode Iglebæk was one of the founding partners of Impello in 2005. He has broad experience from project financing and commercialization of R&D and technology based business concepts from NTNU, SINTEF, Statoil and several SMB companies. He was one of the entrepreneurs of Ceetron (spin-off from SINTEF) and has seven years of experience from international software sales.


Strategy and business development
Commercialization of R&D and technology
Funding of large R&D projects and programs
Financing of early stage companies (equity funding, industry, grants, loans)
Analysis and reviews


2005-dd: Karabin Impello AS (Managing Partner/Partner)
2001-2004: Ceetron AS (CEO)
1999-2001: Ernst & Young Consulting (Manager)
1996-1999: ViewTech AS (now: Ceetron AS) (Marketing Manager)
1994-1996: SINTEF Technology management (Researcher)
1994: Schlumberger Wireline & Testing (Junior Field Engineer)


1993: MSc (, Industrial Economics and Technology Management, NTNU – Norwegian University of Science and Technology