Secret: why a moustache is good for business in India

I thought a clean shave signalized trust, and hence was good for business. I was wrong A noteworthy high percentage of Indian men has a more or less...

Why Nordic startups should get in business with India now

Is your startup ready for the giant market India? Of course not. But now things has changed dramatically to your advantage. It´s so crazy it...

I have a Norway-India business hangover

  In the Norway-India business community, we are pinching our arms, asking ourselves what actually happened last week. The Indian President was here - wasn't he? Bringing the...

Norwegian executives exploring Mumbai innovation

MUMBAI: for 3 days the IFN/NICCI study group made the 20 million people metropolis unsafe, hunting high and low for Indian game-changing. The catch brought home was...

Nordic Meetup in Mumbai – to boost startup business

To do business in India you have to start with 1) be in India and 2) know the right people and 3) build a personal relation to...

Ambani thought me being modest won’t get you anywhere in India

This is an important lesson learned from my very interesting meeting with India’s biggest business tycoon, Mukesh Ambani.

My India-business-rule #1: Always expect the unexpected

It doesn't get more unexpected on a business trip than this: finding yourself on stage on a cultural extravaganza in India - DANCING. What on earth happened?...
Indian traffic lessons

Business lessons from the chaos of Indian traffic?

Finally, I am driving myself in India, and I suspect the extreme experience from Indian traffic can help to further understand...

IT outsourcing presentation for NICCI in Norway

Yesterday me and Karsten Eskelund from Capgemini cooperated on a presentation on IT Outsourcing to India, for the Norway India Chamber of Commerce and Industry. The main...

Gearing up for more Norway – India business

I am proud to be appointed new Board Member in Norway India Chamber of Commerce and Industry. I really look forward to participate in promoting business relations...