Ola Forsstrom-Olsson

New York City, New York

  • Founder, East Fifth Ventures: (www.eastfifthventures.com) Management Consulting focused on turnarounds and growth, for SMBs in USA and Scandinavia.
  • Founder, Ludesi REDFIN: award-winning, digital image processing software for proteomics (2D Electrophoresis Image Analysis). (www.ludesi.com)


Background & selected highlights:

  • Academic background in engineering physics and medicine
  • 8 years as professional athlete, European Team Handball
  • Winner, "Medicon Valley Entrepreneurship Award", 2001
  • Winner, "Entrepreneur of the Year", Ideon Science Park, 2005
  • Winner, "Best Presenter Award", European Venture Summit, 2008
  • Nominated for MIT's list of World's Best Entrepreneurs under 35
  • Top 20 Web Entrepreneurs in Sweden 2008, InternetWorld
  • Winner Cut The Wire Award 2011, in Sweden

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  • Work
    • East Fifth Ventures
  • Education
    • Engineering Physics
    • Medicine