Member, Frode Jacobsen
Frode Jacobsen was the CFO of Opera Software ASA, however, his employment going forward is with the company’s divested consumer business, Opera Software AS. During a transition period he will have a role as CFO for Opera Software ASA until a replacement has been identified. Frode joined Opera in January 2013. His first roles were in Corporate Development with a focus on M&A, including the AdColony acquisition. Later, his responsibilities broadened to encompass various strategic initiatives, and Frode was one of the key contributors in the process that resulted in a sale of Opera's Consumer business. Throughout his tenure with Opera, Frode has worked across the organization and become an integral part of the leadership of the company. In the period 2008-2013, Jacobsen was a management consultant with McKinsey & Company, based in Oslo and San Francisco, ultimately holding the position of Engagement Manager. Jacobsen holds a BSc of Economics and Business Administration from NHH in Norway, and a MSc of Management from HEC Paris.