Partner, nFront


Magnus Gaarder is a technology focused venture capitalist, with a background in investment banking (M&A) and computer science.


Magnus co-founded the VC fund Cidron Ventures and is the founder of nFront, bringing capital, software development and strategy support to companies across various stages of development.


Previously, Magnus was an Investment Manager at VC fund Nauta Capital in London, and a member of the founding team at M&A boutique Portico Capital. He started his career as an M&A-focused investment banker in New York.


Magnus has a combined educational background in computer science and finance from UPenn and NTNU, specialized in machine learning and financial engineering.