Fjord Team

Olav Bergheim

Founder, Managing Director

Olav Bergheim is the Founder and Managing Director of Fjord Ventures. He has more than 30 years of experience in creating and managing life sciences companies. Olav’s experience includes almost 20 years of general management at Baxter Healthcare, where he was Corporate Vice President and President of the Cardiovascular Group (now Edwards Life Sciences). 

Prior to the Cardiovascular Group, Olav was President of Immunotherapy Worldwide; BioTech Europe; and Baxter Germany. After Baxter, Olav joined the venture capital firm Domain Associates, LLC as a General Partner. While at Domain Associates, LLC Olav created the Company Creation Initiative which led to the formation of several companies.