Løpe is a Digital Product Studio based in Oslo
We help leading companies build relevant digital products using Design Sprints and we regularly host design sprint training events.
The team behind Løpe has 20 years of experience with design and facilitating workshops from some the best Design Thinking training companies and institutions in the world.
“Løpe” means “to run” in Norwegian. Because we help you move faster.
We want to help people and companies spend their time smarter. Way too much time is wasted in slow processes with tons of meetings and busy-work. Even more time is wasted on building products that nobody wants.
How are we different?
We are time-designers. We design and facilitate processes that give you better results in less time.
With Løpe you don't pay for month-long projects and you don't have to deal with any old-school hierarchical agency legacy. We're a small and flexible team. This allows us to move fast, iterate and experiment with our processes to create more value in less time.
We´re based in Oslo, but we run design sprints anywhere in Norway.
Løpe consist of Viljar, Júlia, Elias, Lise and Sylvia.
Viljar is the founder of Løpe and has experience from working with one of the best innovation training companies in the world, Pracademy. He holds a M.Sc. from NTNU School of Entrepreneurship, where he also founded Astronaut, a tech startup within recruitment.
Júlia has been working with design since 2004, developing products and experiences. Through qualitative research, design methods and the science of happiness she collaborates with organizations to help them become meaningful, happier and profitable. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Product Design, an MBA in Strategic Design, an MBA in Happiness and she was a Visiting Researcher at the Institute of Design, Chicago. She has worked with international companies like Sanremo, Termolar and Unknowns, also as partner at startups in digital and furniture sectors. Now she is partner at Peculiar Design, Design Your Way and Drops de Felicitina. She’s currently leading the development of Life Sprint at Løpe. Life Sprint is a process to help people create and test their next career move, designing a meaningful and happier life.
Elias is a student of applied computer science at Oslo Met. He’s a part time employee - creating Løpes YouTube channel and helping out during workshops.
Lise has 5 years of management experience in both the public and the private sector, where she has worked with business development and lead design driven processes with documented results: She has improved service quality and streamlined work processes harnessing Lean, digital business opportunities and a strong customer focus. Lise's education is in Entrepreneurship from UiO, she is a certified ManageMentor from Harvard and has a yellow belt in Lean. She holds a M.Sc. in Innovation and Leadership with a focus on innovation strategy, change management, design thinking and organizing.
Sylvia Jagla is Løpe's very own coach. She has been working with hundreds of leaders around the world. She’s a Business & Leadership Coach, Trainer and Consultant. Her #1 passion is it to help leaders, mindful corporates and startups master transformations and leadership soft-skills through Neuroscience, behavioral science and mindfulness for tomorrow’s workplace. When she’s not working, she loves to plan trips around the world to have it as a challenge to grow. You could also say that she’s a tragic coffee lover. Find more about her at SylviaJagla.com
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