Summary: co-founder and chief executive officer of the telecommunications equipment industry Mobile Shop Ltd. based in Fredrikstad, Norway who was among one of more than 170 Norwegian tourists reported missing and presumed dead in the devastating South Asian Tsunami that swept across the Indian Ocean and killed over 2,300+ people during the tidal wave while he was on a Christmas vacation along with his wife Hanne Hjemgard and the couple's 15-year-old son Patrick at a beachfront resort in Thailand.
Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami
Born: August 8, 1961
Died: December 26, 2004
Location: Koh Phi Phi, Thailand