Frode Klevstul

~   Techical Project Manager
~   CTO for the Norwegian Consumer Council for nearly eight years
~   Worked in the IT industry since 1996
~   Located in Panama (Eastern Standard Time)


University of New South Wales (2023)

Australian Graduate School of Management
Learn to Lead with UNSW

MOOC / Kadenze (2019)

The Processing Foundation
The nature of code

MOOC / Coursera (2012)

Stanford University
Machine learning

The Victorian College of the Arts (2004)

School of film & TV, Melbourne, Australia
Graduate Diploma in visual effects

University of New South Wales (2003)

School of Computer Science and Engineering, Sydney, Australia
Masters of Computer Science and Engineering

University of Oslo (1995 - 2002)

Department of Informatics, Oslo, Norway
Bachelor of Computer Science (part time)

Skills & Responsibilities

  • Budget Control
  • Change Management
  • GDPR and Privacy
  • Operation and Maintenance
  • Requirements Specification
  • Risk Control
  • Supplier Management
  • Teams Coordination
  • Tenders — for the public sector in Norway

Employment History

Curious Creators Inc. (2019-present)

Freelance Project Manager

Working as a freelance project manager, for short- and long-term development projects.

  • Responsible for launching and maintaining different WordPress sites
  • Responsible for launching different WooCommerce web stores
  • Planned, developed and launched different ordering systems
  • Developed and published different online courses using the Thinkific platform

Norwegian Consumer Council (Forbrukerrådet) (2012-2019)

Chief Technical Officer (CTO)

Worked as the Chief Technology Officer at the Norwegian Consumer Council, with resposibilites for finansportalen.no and other web solutions.

  • Planning, optimising and implementing a new technical platform for the Norwegian Consumer Council’s web solutions
  • Responsible for cutting costs and following budgets
  • Writing requirement specification, tenders, and being responsible for the conclusion of contracts
  • Responsible for daily operations and development of IT systems
  • Leading redesign projects
  • Responsible for the development of internal administration and reporting tools
  • Responsible for the development of data sharing tools
  • Data security responsibility
  • Leading remote development teams

Eight Eighteen (2007-2012)

Freelance Consultant

Worked for Tele2 Norway AS, starting out as a project manager, and continued doing web and Oracle development.

  • Coordinating and launching Tele2’s order system for handling ADSL orders
  • Development of Tele2’s SIM card ordering system
  • Development of miscellaneous reporting tools
  • Development of customer support tools
  • Development of surveillance plugins
  • Development of a web-based PL/SQL framework

Capgemini (2005)

Systems Developer

Worked as an Oracle developer.

  • Development of bankruptcy-modules for the Norwegian Tax Administration

WM-data (2002-2005)

Systems developer

Worked as a web and Oracle developer.

  • Worked on different web solutions
  • Worked on the Norwegian Tax Administration’s new tax system, SOFIE

Icon Medialab (1999-2002)

Systems Developer and Technical Project Manager

Worked as a developer, with web related technologies, as well as being the technical project manager on a few projects.

  • Worked as a database modeller
  • Worked on an online bookstore named bokkilden.no
  • Worked on an online marketplace named fishmarket.no

Intergate (1996-1999)

Systems developer, Project Manager

Worked as a database developer, developed several web solutions and had the role as a project manager for one medium size project.

  • Modelled databases for several websites and services
  • Developed the website for Kommunenes Sentralforbund
  • Led the roll-out of the intranet for Hafslund
  • Key developer on a content management solution named Hugin Online


English: Fluent oral and written
Norwegian: Mother tongue

References & Testimonials

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