The T-Rank technologies have been continuously developed since 2003.
The company T-Rank AS was established in 2006, as a spin-off from Telenor R&I, with the aim of exploiting these new technologies. Currently the company is owned by the employees.
The CEO of T-Rank is Arne Petter Omholt. Arne Petter Omholt is one of the founders of T-Rank, and has been with the company since the start. Before T-Rank, Arne Petter Omholt was CTO of the mobile services company Aspiro. He is also one of the founders of Basefarm AS, and has been CTO of Scandinavia Online. Arne Petter Omholt holds an MSc in computer science from the University of Oslo.
Svein Parnas is the Chief Technology Officer. Svein Parnas is one of the founders of T-Rank, and has been with the company since the start. Svein Parnas is an experienced professional, with search as a focus area. He has previously worked with Retriever, Basefarm and Scandinavia Online. Svein Parnas holds a Master’s degree in Library and Information Science from Oslo University College.
T-Rank has currently 6 partners: the CEO and CTO, two in development, and two in research and analysis.