Helge holds a Bachelor degree in Information Technology from Norges Informasjonsteknologiske Høgskole (NITH) from 2008. He has 12 years experience within IT Development and Infrastructure. He started his IT professional career in Stavanger Kommune in 2003 and worked there until starting on his Bachelor degree in 2005. Helge started his own company whilst studying, joined Delfi Data in 2007 and worked with SMB customers while finishing his degree. He assumed a department leader position in Delfi Data and stayed there until late 2010 when he joined Atea, where he worked with Microsoft SharePoint/SQL Server platform as a Senior Consultant mainly for oil companies until joining Fortis Petroleum in late 2013.