Bent-Are Ratvik is the new Head of Operations in Oostend for Columbi Salmon

Columbi Salmon has brought in Bent-Are Ratvik as Head of Operations in Oostend. Ratvik comes from Refsnes laks and will play an important role in developing Columbi’s salmon farming operations.

6 april 2021

– Ratvik makes a great addition to the Columbi team. His experience combining strategic and operational management in aquaculture is a perfect match for the journey that Columbi Salmon is currently on, says Anders Hagen, CEO of Columbi Salmon.

Ratvik comes from the position of Operations Manager and part of the executive management team at Refsnes Laks. He har previously worked for Trøndersmolt and FSV group.

– The industry is moving towards land-based farming, which is why Refsnes Laks chose to establish Columbi Salmon. I’m very excited to become a part of the highly qualified team already in place, and I believe we are in position to become a leading sustainable salmon farming company, says Ratvik.