Jan Ove holds an Engineering degree (1993) in Electronics from Gjøvik Ingeniørhøgskole (HIG).
His main expertise is Software Development and he has industry knowledge from the Oil and Gas sector. Jan Ove has worked in PGS as an IT professional for six years, onshore and offshore and national and international. He joined application development projects (CRM and ERP related) in 1998. He moved on to Datapower Learning AS in 2000 to develop sales support systems. In 2001 he joined CDE Solutions in UK as Technical Architect in the development team. CDE was a start up company focused on Information Integration. In 2005 he joined Norsolutions as the Technical Architect for developing FLAG.