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Petter Kleppan

Director of Offsets and Industrial Participation

Fast Search & Transfer

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Fast Search & Transfer

Background Information

Employment History

Vice Chairman

Ardour Capital Investments , LLC


Affiliations

Woodrock Capital Partners LLC

Managing Member and President


Rocklove Capital Partners LLC

Founding Managing Member


Montgomery Street Research

Special Advisor


Rocketplane Kistler (RpK)

Financial Advisor To the Board


YouInWeb Software Inc

Board Member


Education

Cornell University


Handelshochschule Leipzig


degrees

Norwegian School of Management


Web References(23 Total References)


Team - Woodrock Capital Partners LLC

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Petter Kleppan, Managing Member & President
Mr. Kleppan founded Woodrock Capital Partners LLC in February 2010. Previously, Mr. Kleppan was Director of Offsets and Industrial Participation at Fast Search & Transfer (subsequently acquired by Microsoft). Mr. Kleppan also brings experience from the public growth equity space, having advised GARP profile hedge funds on proprietary investment theses. Previously NORROC, Mr. Kleppan architected the equity build-up transaction and advised the Chairman and CEO (the acquirer) on the mergers of Rocketplane Limited Corporation and Kistler Aerospace Corporation. Today Mr. Kleppan serves as Advisor to several technology, aerospace and solar companies. Mr. Kleppan is also a founding managing member of Rocklove Capital Partners LLC, NORROC's principal investment arm. Mr. Kleppan holds degrees from the Norwegian School of Management (BI) and the Handelshochschule Leipzig (HHL) in Germany. He is also an alum of the Cornell University Silicon Valley program, organized by The Norwegian School of Entrepreneurship.


Petter Kleppan | SENSETA - Capture & Analyze

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Petter Kleppan
Vice Chairman & Director of Senseta Mr. Kleppan founded Woodrock Capital Partners in February 2010 and currently serves as its president & managing member. He also manages separate investment partnerships in California. Previously, Mr. Kleppan was Director of offsets and industrial participation at Fast Search & Transfer (subsequently acquired by Microsoft). Mr. Kleppan architected the mergers of Rocketplane Limited Corporation and Kistler Aerospace Corporation, resulting in a 2006 NASA contract for $207 million. Mr. Kleppan holds degrees from the Norwegian School of Management (BI) and the Handelshochschule Leipzig (HHL) in Germany. He is also an alumnus of the Cornell University Silicon Valley program, organized by the Norwegian School of Entrepreneurship. Mr. Kleppan was born in Oslo, Norway and resides in Palo Alto, California.


NORROC Team - NORROC Partners LLC Rock Solid. Northern Energy. Growth Rhythm.

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Petter Kleppan, Managing Member (Founding Member)
Mr. Kleppan founded NORROC in March 2005. Previously, Mr. Kleppan was Director of Offsets and Industrial Participation at Fast Search & Transfer (subsequently acquired by Microsoft). Mr. Kleppan also brings experience from the public growth equity space, having advised GARP profile hedge funds on proprietary investment theses. At NORROC, Mr. Kleppan architected the equity build-up transaction and advised the Chairman and CEO (the acquirer) on the mergers of Rocketplane Limited Corporation and Kistler Aerospace Corporation. Today Mr. Kleppan serves as Adviser to several technology, aerospace and solar companies. Mr. Kleppan is serving as a Vice Chairman at Ardour Capital in NYC, a clean technology investment bank and Director of Resource Development at National Space Society. Mr. Kleppan is also a founding managing member of Rocklove Capital Partners LLC, NORROC's principal investment arm. Mr. Kleppan holds degrees from the Norwegian School of Management (BI) and the Handelshochschule Leipzig (HHL) in Germany. He is also an alum of the Cornell University Silicon Valley program, organized by The Norwegian School of Entrepreneurship.


Space Investment Summit

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Petter Kleppan
PETTER KLEPPAN Mr. Kleppan is a Managing Partner and Founding Member of NORROC Venture Partners LLC. Mr. Kleppan founded NORROC in March 2005. He has won recognition from clients and partners alike for his creative mindset, winning instinct and strong personal drive. Previously, Mr. Kleppan was Offset and Industrial Participation Director at Fast Search & Transfer (FAST), an enterprise software company within search and data retrieval. At FAST he assisted in opening up new commercial markets in Asia and South America. Mr. Kleppan also brings experience from the public growth equity space, having advised GARP profile hedge funds with over $50B in assets under management on proprietary investment theses. Recently at NORROC, Mr. Kleppan architected the equity build-up transaction and advised the Chairman and CEO (the acquirer) on the successful merger of Rocketplane Limited Corporation and Kistler Aerospace Corporation. Following the close of this transaction, it was announced in August 2006 that Rocketplane Kistler had received a NASA COTS free equity award of $207MM. In accordance with the plan, substantial equity was then built in less than nine months. Mr. Kleppan holds a degree from the Norwegian School of Management (BI) and is an alum of the Handelshochschule Leipzig (HHL) in Germany. He was also enrolled in the Cornell University Silicon Valley program, organized by The Norwegian School of Entrepreneurship.


Petter Kleppan

www.spaceinvestmentsummit.com [cached]

Petter Kleppan
Petter Kleppan Petter Kleppan is Managing Member and Founding Member at NORROC Venture Partners LLC. Mr. Kleppan founded NORROC in March 2005. Previously, he was Director of Offsets and Industrial Participation at Fast Search & Transfer (subsequently acquired by Microsoft). He brings experience from the public growth equity space, having advised GARP profile hedge funds on proprietary investment theses. At NORROC, Mr. Kleppan architected the equity build-up transaction and advised the Chairman and CEO (the acquirer) on the mergers of Rocketplane Limited Corporation and Kistler Aerospace Corporation. Today he serves as Advisor to several technology, aerospace and solar companies and is also a founding managing member of Rocklove Capital Partners LLC and WoodRock Partners, NORROC's principal investment arms. Mr. Kleppan holds degrees from the Norwegian School of Management (BI) and the Handelshochschule Leipzig (HHL) in Germany. He is also an alum of the Cornell University Silicon Valley program, organized by The Norwegian School of Entrepreneurship.


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