Moreover, Grude is co-author of two bestselling books, The Project Manager as Change Agent: Leadership, Influence and Negotiation and Goal Directed Project Management: Effective Techniques and Strategies. These books have been published in more than 10 countries, and on the market for 30 years. They are dedicated to internal training programs on leadership and management, and are part of the curriculum at colleges and universities worldwide.
Grude has been founding partner of several companies, including C & L Norway AS, now known as PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) AS, Norway, and what is today is known as Cap Gemini Consulting, Norway. Today Grude is a business consultant through his own company EuroConsult AS, comprising among other things being senior advisor for IT Project Partner AS, as well as a chairman of TrollCard AS. He has a long track record as business consultant, coach and project manager.
“Kristoffer is unique leader and consultant,”
The IT business is a dynamic technological arena demanding creativity and efficiency hand in hand. It is necessary to make use of sound experience and a structured approach to be an effective business in the lead. Miratech is such a business, comments Kristoffer V. Grude.
Miratech provides outsourcing and other IT services to corporate customers. Founded in 1989, Miratech is headquartered in Stockholm, with the main development center located in Kiev. Miratech’s service network, including R&D centers, is available in 560 cities and towns.
The IAOP named Miratech among the world’s best outsourcing service providers on the Top 100 Global Outsourcing Companies list. Miratech has been recognized by the Black Book of Outsourcing as one of the top 10 leading outsourcing service providers in Central and Eastern Europe. In 2010, 2011, and 2012, Miratech was named an Industry Leader in the Software Development category by League of the Best, the international economic rating based on State Statistics Committee official data.