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Christen Ager-Hanssen

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Date of Birth July 29, 1962
Age 60 years, 4 months, 22 days
Place of Birth Halden
Country Norway
Profession Entrepreneur
Horoscope Leo

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Christen Ager-Hanssen net worth, birthday, age, height, weight, wiki, fact 2022! In this article, we will discover how old is Christen Ager-Hanssen? Who is Christen Ager-Hanssen dating now & how much money does Christen Ager-Hanssen have?

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Parents Henrik Ager-Hanssen, Bjørg Ager-Hanssen
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Christen Ager-Hanssen Biography

Christen Ager-Hanssen is a famous Entrepreneur, who was born on July 29, 1962 in Norway. According to Astrologers, Christen Ager-Hanssen's zodiac sign is Leo.

Christen Ager-Hanssen was born in Halden, Norway. He is son of Norwegian Industrialist and nuclear physicist Henrik Ager-Hanssen (1930-2004) and politician Bjørg Ager-Hanssen. He grew up in Halden, Oslo and Stavanger and later moved to Sweden where he started working for IBM and Kinnevik in Stockholm.

Christen Eugen Ager-Hanssen (born July 29, 1962) is a Norwegian Internet Entrepreneur & Venture Capitalist and since late 90s based in London according to the press. He is a highly controversial Venture Capital & Private Equity professional. Ager-Hanssen has been involved in several high-profile M&A deals and has a special taste for public hostile takeovers. In a cover story in Canadian Business, Canada’s leading Business Magazine, Ager-Hanssen was described as Gordon Gekko and a modern-day Viking. «In an age of 37, Ager-Hanssen rose from obscurity to become Norway’s richest son, worth more than $2.5 billion in early 2000».

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In the early 1980s Ager-Hanssen was employed by different blue chip computer technology companies such as Burroughs, Digital Equipment Corporation and IBM. Later in the beginning of the 90´s, Ager-Hanssen became a recognized speaker in the field of Business Process Reengineering and Legacy Information Systems impact on organisations and society.

Christen Ager-Hanssen Net Worth

Christen Ager-Hanssen is one of the richest Entrepreneur & listed on most popular Entrepreneur. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Christen Ager-Hanssen net worth is approximately $1.5 Million.

Christen Ager-Hanssen Net Worth & Salary
Net Worth $1.5 Million
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Source of Income Entrepreneur
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In the early 1980s Ager-Hanssen was employed by different blue chip computer technology companies such as Burroughs, Digital Equipment Corporation and IBM. Later in the beginning of the 90´s, Ager-Hanssen became a recognized speaker in the field of Business Process Reengineering and Legacy Information Systems impact on organisations and society.

Ager-Hanssen is also known for his insight on the Internet Industry and pioneering work in the movement to commercialize the Internet in the first and second part of the 1990s, including early experiments with search engines for the internet, Internet Infrastructure such as early experiments on Satellite Internet access, legal music distribution on Internet¢¢, Internet as the new desktop, Banking and financial services offered on the Internet, e-mail advertising, contributions to the development of the banner ad, practical applications of pay-per-click advertising. Ager-Hanssen is a Venture Capitalist investing in potential unicorns and media companies through his investment vehicle Custos. He is the owner of the biggest newspaper in Sweden, Metro

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Ager-Hanssen works with blue-chip executives, politician and billionaires such as John Robert Porter, son of Tesco heiress Lady Shirley Porter – a man who had made a fortune from Demon, Britain’s first internet provider as well as from his divestment of Verifone to Hewlett Packard in 1997. Ager-Hanssen and Porter have several business interest together and have been business partners since the late 90s.

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Ager-Hanssen has been a very active and profiled stock trader/investor on the Swedish stock exchange with investment in many blue chip companies. In 1999, Dagens Industri described him as a stock trader who made huge profits from being a brilliant stock trader rather than making profit from his own investment portfolio. His investment portfolio was at the time valued at SEK 1.7 Billion.

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Ranked on the list of most popular Entrepreneur. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in Norway. Christen Ager-Hanssen celebrates birthday on July 29 of every year.

In early 1998 Ager-Hanssen made a bid for NetSys Technology Group including Webware and Polarsearch together with the National Pension Fund of Sweden. The bid was successful and ended up with Ager-Hanssen controlling 60% of the company through a new established Joint Venture with the National Pension Fund of Sweden. Kinnevik and other shareholders made a successful exit. In June 1998 Ager-Hanssen made a successful hostile cash bid on the publicly traded company Verimation AB. The bid was MSEK 120 and Ager-Hanssen thereafter delisted the company and integrated the business into the Joint Venture with the Pension Fund. Verimation had developed one of the first email systems in the world branded as Memo. Memo had at the time approximately 2.5 million end user client and was well established among Fortune 500 companies.Later the same year NetSys Technology Group was valued to more than MUSD 388.

Cognition was valued by HSBC in beginning of 2000 to approximately 1 Billion GBP and planned for an Initial public offering (IPO) on London Stock Exchange. The company never floated because of the Dot-com bubble.

Early 2000, just before the Dot-com Bubble burst, Ager-Hanssen choose to divest his shares in the Joint Venture with the Pension Fund. The profit from the divestment was used to fuel his investment activities. The National Pension Fund was not so lucky with the timing and lost more than MSEK 350 on the investment in the Joint Venture. Their lack of competence was criticised lengthily in the Swedish press and the Fund tried to escape the spotlight by blaming Ager-Hanssen. The story was front page news in all major Swedish Newspaper Later the same year NetSys Technology Group was valued to more than MUSD 388.

Ager-Hanssen and Porter also had a controlling stake in the English-based freight operator Global Supply Systems (GSS). GSS was launched in 2001 as a British all-cargo carrier whose principal business was providing aircraft on long-term leases to other airlines on an ACMI (Aircraft, Crew, Maintenance, Insurance) basis. Global Supply Systems was joint venture with Atlas Air Worldwide. Atlas air is operating the world’s largest fleet of modern Boeing 747 all-cargo aircraft and was a 49% partner in GSS. In 2007 Porter and Ager-Hanssen’s GSS signed a 5-year contract with British Airways (BA) which at the time was described as the largest-ever freighter investment made by BA with total operating costs of over $1 billion. Porter and Ager-Hanssen controlled 51% of GSS through Riverdon Ltd.

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