Gunnar Valge

GUNNAR VALGE

PRODUCT & STARTUP LEAD

“I love to put technology at work to serve people and society. I feel at best when I can help grow the products, the team and the collaborators to create optimal value for customers, stakeholders, and society.”

EXPERIENCE

I have 20 years of experience in building various tech products. Products for e-commerce in B2B and B2C. Apps for the internal organisation of a large corporation. I started as a developer and became the CEO of a market leading SaaS product. I understand embedded tech, banking, education, AI, big data, and e-commerce.

TODAY

  • Product owner and startup lead for Flxion.
  • To prosper over time, every company must not only deliver financial performance, but also show how it makes a positive contribution to society
    Larry Fink - 2018
  • Firms with more sustainability news releases are associated with higher stock returns
    School of Business and Law, Edith Cowan University, MDPI 2018
  • To prosper over time, every company must not only deliver financial performance, but also show how it makes a positive contribution to society
    Larry Fink - 2018
  • 47% of GenZs and 46% of millennials have the ambition to make positive impacts on society
    Deloitte - 2019 Millennial Survey
  • Measuring success based on turnover growth, margins and profit is not enough. We also need to understand net impact.
    Casper Van Koskull - 2020
  • Shares in companies that implement environmental, social and governance policies are more likely to rise
    The Telegraph, 2014
  • 75% of consumers expect brands to make more contribution to our wellbeing and quality of life, yet only 40% believe brands are doing so
    Willem van der Schoot - Havas Lemz, 2017
  • When I retire, I hope people will remember me for the positive impact we created.
    Jan Lagast - ImpactBuilders, 2019
  • Any organisation designed to be successful in the 20th century, is doomed to failure in the 21st century.
    David S. Rose