We develop easy-to-use and scientifically proven technology to help people predict and prevent brain disorders.
Our digital therapist switches the point of care to your home, enabling you to share your data and team up with your GP, remotely.
CEREBRI is a remote biofeedback treatment for migraine headaches. The product is currently in development as a medical device, and not for sale.
Brain Twin is our digital headache diary for everyone experiencing headaches. This is an important tool in diagnosis and follow-up of headache conditions. Brain Twin is a smartphone app that gives you insight and control. Available for use in Norway and Sweden.
Our products are EASY to use, home-based and accessible to anyone with a smart-phone.
Effective pain relief
Our products are user-centric. We focus on preventing outbursts and reduce pain EFFECTIVELY to improve peoples health and increase quality of life for patients with brain disorders.
Empowering you to take control
Our products are EMPOWERING individuals to take control of their own health through intelligent, affordable and effective pain-reducing treatment, facilitating remote assistance from a physician.
Meet our team ____________
Nordic Brain Tech AS is a spin-off company from The Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) and St.Olavs Hospital in Norway. The company was founded in 2019 to commercialize a research-based intervention for treating migraines by the use of remote biofeedback.
Our co-founders are Norway's leading headache experts with wide international support. We have competence within neurology, neuropsychology, biofeedback, robotics and data science.
Cathrine Ro Heuch
Cathrine is the CEO in Nordic Brain Tech. She holds a Master of Science in Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology and a Master's degree in Entrepreneurship, from NTNU. As an entrepreneur Cathrine has worked in NTNU Technology Transfer Office with commercialisation of research to the industry, worked in a startup in San Francisco and entrepreneurship courses from UC Berkeley.
Marcus is the CTO in Nordic Brain Tech and holds a Master of Science in Cybernetics and a Bachelor's degree in Statistics, from NTNU. Being a software developer, Marcus knows how to program robots and complex systems. He has previous experience in building driver-less cars, experience from Nordic Semiconductor and DNV GL.
Jenny is responsible for Quality Assurance and Regulatory affairs. She holds a Master of Science in Biotechnology from The Norwegian University of Science and Technology. Jenny has experience working with microbiology Quality Control in Fresenius Kabi where she was responsible during audits/inspections from international governments and clients.
Carl Martin Rosenberg
Carl Martin is our Fullstack developer and has extensive experience across the entire software stack. He will defend his PhD in Machine Learning for Software Engineering from Simula in October 2021, and he has a Master of Science in Informatics from University of Oslo. Carl Martin has previously worked in a startup in San Francisco and took entrepreneurship courses at UC Berkeley.
Ingeborg is our UX Designer with an interdisciplinary background, holding a Master in Design and Innovation from Technical University of Denmark and a B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering from NTNU. Ingeborg wrote her thesis on Migraneurs' use of headache diaries in primary health care, which has brought great value to the company. She works on both Cerebri and Brain Twin to bring in the users' perspectives and give them the best user experience. She has previous experience working with health tech startups.
Petter is our Lead Designer, holding a Master of Science in Industrial Design from NTNU. He has extensive experience working with both UX and Service Design after being a consultant the last four years. At Nordic Brain Tech he will be the user's voice, making sure their experience with our services are both good and consistent.
Stefan is the AI-lead in Nordic Brain Tech, holding a Master of Science in Computer Science from NTNU, University of Washington, and Hawai'i Pacific University. He is specialized in artificial intelligence with experience from building intelligent systems for prediction and reasoning. He has experience from SINTEF Digital, DNV GL, and Schlumberger
Anker Stubberud, PhD
Chief Medical Officer
Anker is MD and PhD in neurology from NTNU and St. Olavs Hospital. His main expertise is the application of biofeedback on migraines and machine learning in neurology from his close collaboration with University College London (UCL). Anker has been the main responsible for conducting clinical investigation on our biofeedback treatment in collaboration with international migraine experts.
Cecilie is a medical student working part-time at Nordic Brain Tech on user testing and development of the biofeedback concept. Cecilie has previous experience with lab research at University of Oslo and patient care in several hospital wards at Oslo University Hospital. She has also attended the course School of Health Innovation (a joint initiative by University of Oslo (UiO), Karolinska Institutet (KI), University of Copenhagen and NTNU in Trondheim)
Assos. Prof. Alexander Olsen
Senior Medical Advisor
Alexander is Associate Professor of clinical neuropsychology at NTNU and St. Olavs Hospital. He has a long track record of both clinical and academic research and teaching in neuropsychology. He is also Head of the Clinical Neuroscience Laboratory and leader of the worldwide ENIGMA Adult msTBI working group. Among his research interests are the use of biofeedback and neurofeedback, and treatment of long-term symptoms, such as headache, following traumatic brain injury.
Prof. Erling Tronvik
Senior Medical Advisor
Erling is Professor of neurology and consultant neurologist at NTNU and St. Olavs University Hospital. Tronvik has over 20 years of experience in neurology, is the head of the National Advisory Unit on Headaches in Norway and keeps close contact and collaboration with leading national and international headache researchers. Erling is the co-inventor of a minimally invasive surgical device for treatment of rare and highly debilitating headache syndromes, a CE-marked product.
Leif Rune Skymoen
Chairman of the Board
Leif Rune is the Chairman of the Board in Nordic Brain Tech. He is co-founder and CEO of Curida, previous CEO at Nansen Neuroscience Network, and Country Director at Eli Lilly & Co, where he spent 10 years. He is board member at The Norwegian Pharma Industry Association and other organizations. Leif Rune did his Msc Pharm training at the University of Oslo and the University of Oxford. He also holds an Executive Master of Management degree from the Oslo Business School.
Pål Falck is Board Member in Nordic Brain Tech responsible for Investor Relations. Falck is a pharmacist and has a PhD in pharmacokinetics within Clinical Nephrology and is currently Chief Business Officer in Oncorena AB. He has broad experience within the field of life science from Pfizer, AstraZeneca and as a Healthcare Equity Research Analyst at Arctic Securities.
CEREBRI development is supported by
Nordic Brain Tech received the Seal of Excellence in 2020 for the project proposal 967513, CEREBRI INTELLIGENT MIGRAINE TREATMENT FOR AN IMPROVED BRAIN HEALTH. This is a Certificate delivered by the European Commission, as the institution managing Horizon 2020, the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation 2014-2020