Management

Michael Breen

Michael Breen

CEO

Phone: +47 986 98 603

Michael Breen is a co-founder of Kanari and CEO since Apr 2023. Michael has previously covered nearly any function in the company in the capacity of Advisor, COO, CRO and CFO. Before co-founding Kanari in 2011, Michael served as ITSM architect in Compuware Nordic. Michael holds a degree in business law from “Høgskolen I Buskerud” in addition to his technical education from the IT Academy in Oslo.
Philip Duns

Philip Duns

CRO

Phone: +47 416 15 503

Philip Duns has a long carrier within sales and administration. With over 20 years in sales, Philip has a strong network in Northern Europe and extensive experience from IT and observability services. Philip served as CEO from co-founding Kanari in 2011 until 2023, until handing over the helm to Michael in order to focus more of the company’s key clients. Prior to Kanari, Philip had the role as Manager for Service Providers in Scandinavia for Compuware Nordic. 
Morten Hjalland

Morten Hjalland

COO

Phone: +47 908 63 633

Morten Hjalland is the Chief of Operations of Kanari, with responsibility for Delivery and Operation for all the services we deliver. He is also responsible for all consultants. Before joining Kanari in January 2021, Hjalland served as SVP in DNB with responsible for IT operation. He has experience from 25 years in IT operation, being on both sides, customer and vendors.

Board

Michael Breen

Michael Breen

CEO

Phone: +47 986 98 603

Michael Breen is a co-founder of Kanari and CEO since Apr 2023. Michael has previously covered nearly any function in the company in the capacity of Advisor, COO, CRO and CFO. Before co-founding Kanari in 2011, Michael served as ITSM architect in Compuware Nordic. Michael holds a degree in business law from “Høgskolen I Buskerud” in addition to his technical education from the IT Academy in Oslo.