NEXT Board of Directors

Tore Etholm-Idsøe

Chairman of the Board

Former CEO of NEXT Biometrics (2004-2017).

Tore has extensive experience as a business architect and entrepreneur in a number of successful and fast growing IT, retail, and marketing companies. He is the former co-founder of UNIC-Gruppen and founding CEO of Binders AS.

Tore is based in Oslo, Norway.

Brita Eilertsen

Brita has extensive experience from the investment banking business. She now holds several board positions in listed and unlisted companies. Brita holds a Siviløkonom degree from the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH). In addition, she is a Certified Financial Analyst

Brita is based in Oslo, Norway.

Emanuel Lang

Managing Partner at Greenbridge

Emanuel Lang is a Managing Partner at Greenbridge, working with long-term technology investments.

His most recent professional background before Greenbridge include H.I.G. Capital, an American mid-market private equity firm and Themes Investment Partners, a Hong Kong based biotech investment firm. Emanuel has held board positions in both private and publicly listed companies. Holds a Master’s degree from London School of Economics.

Emanuel is based in London, UK.

Svenn-Tore Larsen

CEO of Nordic Semiconductors

Svenn-Tore has led Nordic Semiconductors for more than ten years, transforming it into a world leader within its field – Bluetooth Low Energy.

Svenn-Tore is based in Oslo, Norway.

Emine Lundkvist

Emine's principal fields of practice are tax legislation for mergers and acquisitions, restructuring, establishments abroad, taxation of employees and close companies, and international taxation.

Emine is based in Stockholm, Sweden.