Lars Jaakko Havro
Technology Consultant at BearingPoint
A rapidly learning doer, proficient in both qualitative and quantitative fields. Will code or design, write snappy copy or elegant calculations. Observant questioner. Main skill is learning and mastering new skills. Designed, wrote and self-published the card game Kort på kanten (www.kortpakanten.no). Cooking gourmet meals at www.chillmat.no Helping Norway swear more efficiently at www.banneord.no
2016 - Current
Mainly worked as Project Manager for large retailer in the Nordics. Managed several strategic IT projects, coordinated and managed both business and IT resources, planned activities and deliverables, reported to key stakeholders. Given project manager responsibilities within my first year as a consultant.
Senior Technology Analyst
2014 - 2014
Junior Consulting AS
Co-founder, consultant, project manager, member of the board
2011 - 2014
Part of the team that incorporated Junior Consulting, a student driven and owned consulting firm, helping SMEs in Trondheim solve their problems. Worked on several projects, both as consultant and as project manager. Served one year as member of the board after graduation from NTNU.
Summer Intern, International sites
2013 - 2013
Summer intern for WikiHow.com in Palo Alto, California. Worked with complex datasets to optimize translation activities (Which articles should be translated? Which should be re-translated?). Helped rethink the hiring process for freelance translators by writing a script that automated several key steps of the hiring process. Script has since been scaled and deployed to all ~15 international WikiHow sites and is still in daily use (2016).
2012 - 2012
I worked for 6 weeks as an intern for Geelmuyden.Kiese, participating in several projects. Tasks included: - Research of clients' media relations and brand perception - Writing press releases and marketing copy - Pitching news pieces/articles to local and national press
Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)
MSc. Industrial Economics and Technology Management,
2008 - 2014