About Me

Knut was awarded with the Microsoft® Office Server and Services MVP Award for 2017, 2016 and 2015. Knut is a Microsoft® Office Server & Services MVP, Nintex vTE, conference speaker and blogger. He is the co-founder and CTO at Knowledge People as, and he works as Product Evangelist and Partner Manager for Valo, a company that delivers a key ready Intranet in a box solution to SharePoint. Knut is MCSE SharePoint, MCSA Office 365 and MCT. He delivers both engaging keynotes and highly technical sessions (level 400) on many different subjects in the Office 365 space. His job as an architect is to engage people and companies in evaluating and adopting new technologies as well as running key projects as a consultant. His core competence is to explain complex scenarios and make it understandable by combining technical insight and business value. As a SharePoint enthusiast he is the organizer, program manager and marketing guy for the SharePoint Saturday in Oslo.

You can contact me through the usual social networks (see sidebar) or leave me a note.


My Speaking experience:

SharePoint Fest August 2016

Unity Connect Online 2016

Collab365 Global Conference 2016

Collab365 Summit 2016

Unity Connect Amsterdam 2016

Office 365 Saturday Copenhagen 2016

SharePoint Days Slovenia 2016

SharePoint Exchange Forum Stockholm 2016

SharePoint Saturday Madrid 2016

SharePoint Saturday Oslo 2016

SharePoint Saturday Helsinki March 2015

SharePoint Evolution Conference April 2015

SharePoint Saturday Paris May 2015

SharePoint Days Slovenia 2015

SPBiz Conference June 2015

SharePoint Saturday Oslo May 2014

SharePoint Saturday Dubai May 2014

SP24 Conference April/May 2014

SharePoint Saturday Brussel April 2014

SharePoint Saturday Oslo May 2013

SharePoint Exchange Forum Stockholm 2014



If you would like me to come and speak on your event don’t hesitate to contact me.


Some of my project experience:

Planning/building SharePoint 2013 Platform/Infrastructure at DNVGL

Lead Architect for planning/building the new SharePoint 2013 SP1 platform/infrastructure for DNVGL, who has 25000 users, all based on best practices. The platform consits of a Separate search farm, a separate Shared Services farm, and several other farms. All build to embrace the new app model, so the platform also includes a own .net server, to host the integrations for the app model. The platform also includes a farm for Office Web Apps, and workflow 2013.

Upgrading/migrate SharePoint 2013 from SharePoint 2010 at DNVGL

Help on planning the move to SharePoint 2010 from SharePoint 2013 based on all my experiences.

Migration from Lotus Notes to SharePoint Online (Office 365) – Storebrand

Responsible for migration the old Intranet for Storebrand based on Lotus Notes to SharePoint Online (Office 365) with Wizdom Intranett for Office 365 from Webtop running on top.

Intranett for Steria and migration of old content from MOSS 2007 to SharePont 2013

Lead Architect, Team Leader. Responsible for architecture and infrastructure of the new Intranet for Steria created on SharePoint 2013, with Wizdom Intranett on top from Webtop. Responsible for the development of the custom features of the Intranett, and integration with Wizdom. Also responsible for migration of the old content from the old Intranet running on Moss 2007. I used ShareGate for this migration.