The Challenger Champions are an amazing set of individuals within the IFS customer community who are challenging the status quo in the quest to achieve great things.
They are catalysts of change and they think in new and innovative ways, in order to make a difference and have a real impact for the businesses they are part of.
This is their story.
Bjarte leads ten developers and four project managers all working with IFS Applications. He likes challenging the norms and feels it’s due to the success the business has had running IFS solutions that he has been nominated as a Challenger Champion.
“Being a challenger means always looking for new ways to improve what you do.”
IFS’s CMO Oliver explains the reasoning behind the Challenger Champions program and states why it’s important to celebrate the stories of those that are challenging the status quo within business.
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