Bjarte Austrheim Bakke

DD_BjarteBjarte is a Norwegian engineer, philosopher, and doing-good entrepreneur. He believes life is about feeling good, being good and doing good, and he is massively passionate about building companies that improve the world.

He holds a first-class BSc (Hons) in Computation from The University of Manchester where he won the university prize in 2004 and graduated in 2005.

From 2005 to 2014, Bjarte worked as a management consultant advising companies on strategy and organization. During this period he spent two years travelling the world researching health, how to live, and how to build great companies.

From 2012 to 2015, Bjarte advised Dr. Eenfeldt. Since January 2015, he has been a Diet Doctor employee. His main tasks are related to purpose, mission, culture, product strategy, organization, and team development.


If you want to contact Bjarte Austrheim Bakke send an email to Please note that he reads all emails but has limited time to answer – and he can’t give personal medical advice about diet or health over email.


Making our recipe app awesome for iPhone and — coming soon — Android
How I eat now
We're hiring a passionate and driven Head of People
We're hiring a passionate and driven VP of Finance
How low carb found me on a bus in Botswana
Want to help us make the Diet Doctor recipe app great?
Does coffee raise blood sugar? Conclusion.
Does coffee raise blood sugar? Preliminary findings
Do artificial sweeteners affect blood sugar?
Blood-sugar experiment coming up
What to eat in ketosis
How much protein can you eat in ketosis?
Why you're not in ketosis
How often do you use the membership?
The Diet Doctor plan for 2017
What Diet Doctor product do you enjoy the most?
What best describes you on low carb?
The Diet Doctor values
Three ways to make low carb more enjoyable
Behind the scenes: How to make low carb simpler by October
Where on the low-carb journey are you?
Behind the scenes: what does "making low carb simple" mean to you?
Where did you first hear about Diet Doctor?
Behind the scenes: How to make low carb simpler next month
What would make you stay a member long-term?
Behind the scenes: Making products you love
What's the worst thing about Diet Doctor?
The Diet Doctor purpose: How would you like to contribute?
Behind the scenes at Diet Doctor: Our two-month plan
What one word best describes
The most common problems on low carb
What four low-carb experts should we interview next?
How can we make the membership insanely great?
Behind the scenes at Team Diet Doctor
What do you want us to write about next?
Low-carb cruising
What do you want us to do next?
Would you recommend the Diet Doctor membership to a friend?

Potential conflicts of interest

Updated August 14, 2019.

Bjarte Austrheim Bakke is an owner and employee at Diet Doctor.

He eats a moderate/liberal low-carb diet to feel and perform better and to reduce the chances of future health complications.


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