Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Silje Vallestad is the Founder and Chief Executive of Bipper, a multiple award-winning mobile safety company that develops personal safety services for families (bSafe Kids) and women (bSafe You). She started Bipper with no background in technology or business, but based on the needs she saw for her own three kids, herself and women and children everywhere. She built the company from scratch and is now rolling services out in more and more countries to help make people safer and save lives. Before starting Bipper, Vallestad started multiple organizations and projects internationally from the age of 14. She became a profiled youth representative, bringing together young grassroots idealists with key decision-makers of the world. Vallestad is a sought after speaker on entrepreneurship and digital safety. In 2011, she was awarded Female Entrepreneur of the Year in Norway and served as a European Ambassador for Female Entrepreneurship.