Torbjørn Gjelsvik is a partner and leads Haavind’s venture into the aquaculture industry from Bergen.

Torbjørn has more than 25 years of national and international experience as an adviser and lawyer for listed and family-owned fish farming companies, suppliers and organisations within the aquaculture industry, with the main emphasis on assistance in transactions, restructuring, applications for permits etc., as well as ongoing advice to public authorities.

Torbjørn also has extensive and long-term experience as chairman /board member of companies associated with the aquaculture industry and is currently Chairman of Smir AS, Biofish Holding AS, Salmon Offshore Farming AS, Salmona AS etc.