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A hundred years of investment experience

Farvatn is a Norwegian family-owned company seeking profitable impact investments, leaving a positive footprint on the world.

We are continuously looking for new investment opportunities with attractive long-term, risk-adjusted returns and seek to direct our capital towards exceptional ideas, teams and capital partners.

Investment focus

We invest across a range of asset classes, including real estate, shipping, private equity, equities, bonds and venture.

The Farvatn story is built on a long-standing legacy of contrarian thinking, fairness, and trust – values that are deeply instilled in the Farvatn culture today.

We are open-minded with the flexibility to pursue a range of investment structures as well as transaction types. We always prefer to partner with like-minded investors and family offices.


General investments into global and local capital markets, real estate, and shipping.

Private equity

Our portfolio ranges from fund investments to control investments in private companies.


Farvatn aims to support the most promising emerging technology companies.


The Farvatn team consists of experienced investment professionals with broad experience from banking, consulting and shipping.


Hans Henrik Klouman

Chair of the Board

Johan Odvar Odfjell

Board Member

Kristin Odfjell

Board Member

Benedicte Schilbred Fasmer

Board Member

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Bjørn Kristian Eide

CEO Capital

Fredrik A. Lund

Investment manager

Anne Hovland

Senior Business Controller

Tore Hopen

CEO Private Equity

Bjørnar Hernes Misund

Investment Manager

Karina Halstensen Birkelund

Investment Manager

Trond Solberg

Investment Director

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Lars Hilles gate 30, 5008 Bergen