Oddmund Braaten is Norwegian and lives in Baar. He has an engineering degree from University of Strathclyde in Glasgow. Later he has attended various leadership programs at IMD and Insead.
He had a long career in Telecoms, working for Telenor, T-Mobile and Sunrise where he was leading Product Development and Strategy. Since leaving in 2008, he has been a key player in two successful Swiss start-ups.