Prof Karl Klingsheim
Director at Moonwalk.me
Prof Karl Klingsheim is a Director at www.Moonwalk.me, overseeing operations in Africa, and Adjunct Professor with www.NTNU.edu at the intersection of NTNU’s Strategic Research Areas Sustainability and Oceans. He recently served as Science & Technology Counsellor with the Royal Norwegian Embassy in South Africa.
He has previously held positions in industry, public institutions and governmental organizations, and he has extensive experience from applied and industrial research. He is a Registered Technology Transfer Professional (RTTP) and a seasoned educator with tenure as professor in Norway and in Poland. He has served as executive officer and board member for multinational companies as well as for university spin-offs. He has been instrumental in the concept development, formation, fundraising, business development, staffing, marketing, sales, operations, and benefit extraction for a large number of initiatives, programs, and start-up companies worldwide.