|Bergen Ingeniorhogskole, Bachelor of Science|
|Iowa State University, Master of Science in Electrical Engineering|
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Jorn Lyseggen founded Meltwater Group in 2001, with just $15,000 in start-up capital. In ten years, he has grown the company to 57 offices, 850 employees and 20,000 clients across the globe. Meltwater’s B2B solutions include Meltwater News, Meltwater Jobs, Meltwater Buzz, Meltwater Press and Meltwater Reach.
A Norwegian entrepreneur and patent holder with four start-ups, Jorn Lyseggen has two trade sales and one IPO to his credit. The most rewarding aspect of Jorn Lyseggen’s career continues to be helping young people develop into confident and capable managers, which makes him proud of Meltwater and gives him continued motivation.