New board member demonstrates 7Sense's global ambitions

Published: 08.02.2023

An experienced AgTech executive joins the 7Sense board. 7Sense is prepared to advance with Ellen Altenborg.




By recruiting Ellen Altenborg to their board of directors, 7Sense Agritech is proving that they mean business.

In her role as a board member, Altenborg brings a wide range of experience from the agritech sector, as well as business knowledge and strategy expertise.

- I have been following 7Sense for a while and am genuinely amazed by the high caliber work done. They provide solutions to problems on a worldwide scale, and I am eager to help the company progress to the next phase of its development, says Altenborg.

According to CEO Max J. Tangen, 7Sense's current expansion strategy is fueled by the recruitment of Altenborg. 
- Having big ambitions for global growth, we are confident that Ellen's arrival will significantly increase our chances of success in the years ahead, says Tangen.

Altenborg joins the position with effect from January 26. 2023.

Her abilities and accomplishments include the following:

CCO of Saga Robotics (2017-2022)
Associate Professor at NMBU (Norwegian University of Life Sciences) - current
Adjunct Associate Professor - Department of Strategy and Entrepreneurship at BI (Norwegian Business School) - current
Various strategic and top level positions with Telenor from 1998 - 2013

Altenborg holds a Doctor of Economics degree in Business Strategy (NHH and University of California, Berkeley).