Board Members

Ian W. Rice
Chairman

Mr. Rice's has spent his commercial career as an entrepreneur developing early stage companies in Australia , US and Europe. He pioneered fast food in Australia by the introduction of KFC. Mr. Rice spent nine years on the Melbourne City Council.

Mr. Rice has resided in Switzerland, the US and the UK over the past thirty years.
He has extensive experience in the financing and structuring of commercial opportunities. Also he has served on numerous civic, charitable and commercial boards.  Mr. Rice attended the Harvard Business School's Advanced Management Program.


Mattias Hansson
Board Member

Mattias is a professional Investor and Serial Entrepreneur with 20+ years in Sales, Marketing and Management. Mini MBA in Management. A bachelor degree in Marketing. Involved in 20+ tech start-ups. Mattias is an Entrepreneur and Investor with smart money for global start ups that can be the game changer with disruptive capabilities. Customer delight, full transparency and passion is key words for him.  


Kjetil Alexander Torp
Board member

Kjetil Alexander Torpp is a Norwegian entrepreneur and independent consultant. He has broad experience from starting, running and growing companies as a founder, director or strategic adviser, starting his first company in Buenos Aires in 2002.
He has as well worked 10 years in strategy consulting, in Accenture and The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), as a Principal based in Europe and Latin-America. He holds a MSc from the Norwegian School of Economics and BusinessAdministration.


Lars Christian Sekne
Board Member

Lars C. Sekne is a Norwegian entrepreneur. He has long experience from running and growing companies as a investor, and founder. Lars has worked worked 10 years in strategy and trading in energy for multinational companies as a energy broker and adviser. Today he holds board memberships in different sectors.  He holds a BSc from the Norwegian School of Economics.


Rachel Lassance Cunha
Board Member

Rachel is the founder of the idea Live. Experienced in the tourism and travel industry. Rachel has worked as a concierge at the Rio Copacabana Palace and 6 years for Princess Cruises and Iberostar. Rachel’s industry experience gives her the ability to understand cultures and their different travel experience requirements . She has a BA in Arts Tourism and Travel Service management Universidad Estation de SA.