Core Team

Geir Thomas Andersen

  • Managing Director, project manager, and developer.

Kim Stian Ervik

  • Marketing Manager, Customer Service, and web hosting powerhouse.

Elisabeth Taraldsen

  • Support & Billing Manager and omnipresent overseer.

David Bowdley

  • Community Educator, Customer Service, and teacher of a great many things.

Hernan Lopes

  • Lead backend developer who always has a solid solution.

Tadeusz Sośnierz

  • Backend and frontend developer, fast, efficient, and always with a smile.

Richard Carver

  • Developer, web hosting support consultant, and all-round wiz.

Would you like to join our team? Contact us!

Board members

Dag Asheim – Chairman

Åge Borg Andersen – Member

  • Former CEO of the Norwegian Governmental Computer Centre. Currently a senior management consultant at Coherence.

Kim Ervik – Member

  • Business Developer and marketing and infrastructure specialist.


  • Copyleft Solutions AS – Provides systems management for the Runbox services, and are all-around great guys any time of day — or night.
  • FinTech Neo AS – Provides development services especially for the Runbox 7 project.
  • Shadowcat Systems Limited – Open source software specialists who ensure the quality of the services we build.
  • Teknograd AS – Provides hosting services for the Runbox servers.


  • Salve J. Nilsen – Developer and chairman of Oslo Perl Mongers.
  • Anon. – Developer and a phenomenal XBlaster.
  • Reinhard Hopperger – Advisor and developer.
  • Sigurd Urdahl – Systems consultant and long time friend.
  • Christian Laverton – Perl and AJAX Developer.
  • Radu-Adrian Feurdean – IMAP Developer.
  • Trip Fulreader, for excellent frontpage design and coding.
  • Henry Jones, for always being a friendly and thoughtful presence on the Runbox user forum.

Former Employees

Runbox has relied on the contributions of many talented people over the years — here we present some of them.

  • Jan Schreiber – Jan was our main developer from 2004 to 2005 and contributed greatly to the application, developing email hosting as well as our new payment system.
  • Trond M. Michelsen – Trond was the main developer in 2003 – 2004, but moved on to Metereologisk Institutt (Norwegian Metereological Institute), at the University of Oslo. Trond did a great job uppgrading Runbox Mail Manager from version 3 to 4.
  • Arunav Mandal – Arunav was our system administrator from 2002 to 2004, and always a happy face.
  • Aasmund Godal – Provided inventive content management solutions (Envisity) and development in the early years.
  • Hårek Hansen
  • Bjørn Ove Fjellandsbø
  • Tor René Stryger
  • Terje Erlend Reite