Our Team


our team


Erling Nordbø, managing Partner

Function: Erling oversees that the community is adding value to the members. He focuses on pharmaceutical and biotech.

Background: 18 years in global pharmaceutical and biotech companies including Serono, Merck and Shire Human Genetic Therapies. He has also work with a large range of Norwegian health startups
+47 970 56 351,  , LinkedIn


Ove Solesvik, partner

Function: Ove focuses on Diagnostics and biotech. He will also advice members on grant and research application processes. Ove also heads up the Norwegian Health Consortium.

Background: MSc in biophysics and has more than 30 years of experience with R&D based business development and management within Medtech and Life Science. Experience from both public and private sector, including government agencies, TTOs, start-ups and large international corporations. 
+47 951 45 314,  , LinkedIn


Shane West, Head of Incubator

Function: Shane’s focus is on ensuring that Aleap attracts and retains the most promising health startups to the incubator. He also provides business advisory services to member companies within the medtech industry.

Background: MBA and BSc in Cognitive Science with 15+ years from the global medical technology industry. Specialist in strategic marketing, business and product development with experience from GE Healthcare and the startup environment across Europe.
+47 982 38 484,  , LinkedIn 


Hailey Reynolds Hall, Community coordinator

Function: Hailey the Aleap MacGyver, there to help you problem solve and get you connected!

Background : Former production designer and art director with many years of experience in feature films and live events.  
+47 980 40 928,  , LinkedIn