About Gintel

At the forefront of innovation

Gintel is a leading developer of advanced application software for telecoms operators and service providers, enabling them to offer innovative and highly competitive services to the highly profitable business subscriber segment.

Established as an R&D division of Telenor and spun-out as an independent company in 2001, Gintel has been at the forefront of IN and service innovation for over 15 years and our solutions and applications are used by millions of subscribers each day.

Changing how services are delivered

Today, Gintel is dramatically changing the way in which operators compose and deliver services to enterprise customers. Our value proposition and service offer is build around our unique combination of in-depth telco domain knowledge and the expertise to leverage emerging IT principles.

Gintel’s solutions are platform independent and have been deployed in real networks, providing the assurance that our pioneering technology is rooted in practical experience. We invite you to explore our website and to learn how we can help you deliver enhanced solutions that will enrich your customers’ experiences. Talk to us. We are listening.

Gintel AS is registered and headquartered in Norway. Our registration number is 983953271

Management team

Our Management Team

  • Frode Thulien

    Frode Thulien, CEO

    Frode Thulien assumed the role of CEO in February 2022. Joining Gintel after a successful career in the ICT sector, Frode brings outstanding leadership experience. He has led a number of international organisations, implementing change strategies and driving growth, both organically and through M&A activities. Frode has more than 20 years of experience in the industry and graduated from the Norwegian School of Management in 1998.

  • Mazen Shiaa

    Mazen Shiaa, VP Sales and Marketing

    Mazen Shiaa has more than 15 years of experience in the telecommunications industry, holding a number of senior technical and business-related positions. Previously, he has worked for Ericsson and also with Telenor. Mazen has a PhD in Telecommunications from NTNU University.

  • Bjorn Gulla

    Bjorn Gulla, CTO

    Bjorn Gulla is responsible for technical leadership and innovation in Gintel and has led the development and consulting teams since its foundation. Previously, he held senior positions in Telenor’s R&D department, leading the projects which led to the establishment of Gintel.

  • Anders Solhaug

    Anders Solhaug, COO

    Anders Solhaug is responsible for Gintel’s projects, operations and support. Anders joined Gintel in February 2017 and has over 25 years of experience in the IT and Telecom industry, working with strategy, product development, operations, support and research for organisations and companies, such as the Norwegian Army, Sintef, NextGenTel, Telia, Norconsult Telematics and Matiq. Anders holds a Master degree in Telematics from NTNU.

  • Gry Jensen

    Gry Jensen, CFO

    Gry Jensen has more than 20 years’ of experience in financial audit, control and reporting. She is responsible for the day-to-day management of Gintel’s financial department and also for the long-term planning which supports the profitable growth of our business. Before joining Gintel in 2011, she held senior auditing and control positions in Telenor and GE Energy.

  • Guy Redmill

    Guy Redmill, Marketing Director

    Guy Redmill has been with Gintel since 2007 and is responsible for leading marketing initiatives and international activities. Guy has nearly 20 years of experience in the industry and has held business development, product marketing and management roles in a number of companies, including Cantata, Brooktrout Technology and Telesoft Technologies.

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