Audun N. Øksendal

Audun N. Øksendal

Scientific Advisory Board
Dr. Philos.

Area of Expertise


Øksendal is a former special adviser in biotechnology with the Research Council of Norway, and was CEO of Medinnova, now Inven2, which was responsible for medical innovation based at Oslo University Hospital. He is a Dr. Philos. with a doctorate in basic cardiology, and he worked for Nycomed Imaging for 15 years in different management functions in the areas of research, strategic planning and international marketing. He was responsible for the merger of the marketing departments of the Norwegian company Nycomed Imaging and the English company Amersham and was director of marketing for Europe and Asia. He is currently engaged in consultancy in the field of life sciences.