We Are Catenda

Build better together with bimsync

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BACKGROUND

The Catenda Story

Catenda AS was established in 2009 with offices in Oslo and Bergen in Norway. The company is privately held, is owned in majority by its staff, and consists of a team of ambitious and driven people.

The company has a strong national and international market position, and holds a central position in the developing bodies for both the IFC, BCF and bSDD standards under buildingSMART. Catenda is a member of buildingSMART Norway.
 
The founders started Catenda as a spin-off from SINTEF Building and Infrastructure. There they were responsible for the research on buildingSMART, building process and knowledge system development.

Our People

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Håvard Brekke Bell
Co-Founder and CEO
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Ole Jørgen Karud
Co-Founder and Chairman
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Lars Bjørkhaug
Co-Founder and CPO
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Dag Fjeld Edvardsen
Co-Founder
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Jan Erik Askjellrud
Co-Founder and Developer
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Per Quang Fjellstad
Regional Head of Sales
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Einar Gudmundsson
Project Manager
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Anders Hjellvik
Developer
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Kristian Vedvik Holm
Developer
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Jon Anders Sollien
Developer
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Kirsti Svenning
Head of Communications
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Julien Benoit
VDC Specialist for the French market
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Philippe Acas
Senior Business Developer

Investors

Catenda is a solid Norwegian company with exciting ambitions for growth.
Daniel Kjørberg Siraj, OBOS
Catenda is among the most forward looking companies within the field of openBIM and lifecycle BIM.
Halvor Jensen, NTI
We want to contribute to a joint digital rise in the industry, and we believe Catenda has a significant potential.
Anders W. Haugen, Veidekke