Oslo, Norway, April 20, 2022 - Pexip, a global video communication platform provider, announces that Trond K. Johannessen has officially taken over as CEO at Pexip, following his appointment in February 2022. Mr Johannesen will succeed Øystein Hem, who has been Interim CEO and CFO since August 2021. Mr Hem will return full-time to his position as CFO.
Mr. Johannessen comes to Pexip from the Embron Group, and has 25 years of experience managing global business development, mainly in business-to-business sectors, as well as having a consultancy background from McKinsey & Co. He also has extensive board experience and is currently the chair of Webstep ASA, a publicly listed IT consultancy.
"I’m excited to get started at Pexip. The video communication industry is entering a new era, with the use of video extending beyond meetings to a huge range of applications across all industries. Pexip, with its unique technology, strong customer base among large organizations, and knowledgeable team, is well-positioned to take advantage of these new opportunities and I’m looking forward to being part of the journey,” said Mr. Johannessen.
For more information, contact:
Mirza Koristovic, Director Investor Relations, IR@pexip.com, tel. +47 93870525
Pexip is a video communication platform that empowers large enterprises and public sector organizations to transform their interactions with video. Pexip’s unique core technology provides simplified collaboration for connected spaces, privacy and business continuity for secure spaces, and customized connections for innovative applications of video. The solution is sold through more than 300 channel partners in 75 countries and used in 190 countries. Pexip was listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange in May 2020.