Mondå Forlag | The team

Julien S. Bourrelle

Julien is the author of the bestseller series The Social Guidebook to Norway, and The Swedes and the founder and co-owner of Mondå Forlag. He is an astronautical engineer that lived in a variety of cultures and is known for his keynotes about culture.

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 Elise H. Kollerud 

Elise is Mondå Forlag’s Head of Publishing and CEO. Elise is also illustrating and designing the new editions of The Social Guidebook to NorwayWorking with Swedes and Norwegian Food. Elise is educated in sociology and nursing. 

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Marius Monsås Svenungsen

Marius was Mondå Forlag’s CEO in 2016-2017. Marius was an significant contributor in the establishment of the publishing house when he work with logistic and process optimization and the market introduction of the best seller “The Social Guidebook to Norway”. Thanks to his work, the Mondå Forlag had a great start and has been profitable from the first year and every year since than. 

Marius is also a Mechanical Engineer.  He owns 5% of Mondå Forlag. 

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