Rune holds a Cand. Mag. in Computer Science and Mathematics from the University of Bergen. After graduation in 2001, he worked as an architect and Java developer at EDB Business Partner.

Rune is an avid golfer with three small children and too little time. He tries to fill every day with as much quality time as possible. Rune is a funny guy and a prankster, and often shows up at parties in funny costumes and wigs. He is an avid soccer player and puts a lot of prestige into keeping his position as a top scorer on the team.