Group Management
consists of experienced professionals
with diverse backgrounds

Gustaf Solerød Christensen

CEO

  • Previously founder and CEO of several start-ups
  • CFO of Orkla Health Group
  • SVP M&A & Corporate Development at Orkla Group
  • Started his career with McKinsey & Co
  • 16 years of experience

Marius Fladvad Størdal

CFO

  • Previously NutraQ Group Finance Manager
  • Group Controller of Sana Pharma
  • 9 years of experience with NutraQ

Narges Namvar

Head of HR and Corporate Operations

  • Cand.ed degree (6 years) from the University of Oslo; Psychology, organization and management
  • 8 years of experience within HR & Organization
  • 10 years of experience within psychiatry and clinical care

Katja Svennig, Ph.D

Research director

  • Dr. Scient. in Biochemistry
  • Bachelor’s in nutrition
  • Board member of the trade organization Swedish self-care
  • 5 years of experience as a Scientist at Department of Nutrition, University of Oslo

Steve Jørgensen

CMO VitaeLab

  • Previously several Marketing/Commercial Director positions in the Orkla Group
  • CEO experience from the Reitan Group in the Nordics (REMA Brands AS)
  • Management Consultant across industries in Norway
  • Started his career in Stabburet AS in 1996 in Marketing
  • Over 20 years of experience from retail in the Nordics and Europe

Cecile Nordstrøm

CMO Oslo Skin lab

  • Started in Norvital in 2007 as Chief of Sales and Marketing (now a part of NutraQ Group)
  • Previously Product Manager at Egmont
  • Started the work career by opening and running a restaurant in Tønsberg
  • 30 years of experience in marketing

Rune Espedalen

CMO Men’s Health

  • Previously Managing Director of Nepa‘s Norwegian office
  • SVP of Commercial operations at HBO Nordic
  • Former marketing manager at CANAL+
  • Over 15 years of marketing management & sales experience

Anette Kaisla

Corporate Director Customer Service / Country Manager Sweden

  • Worked several years in the Media industry with the Nordic Market for ex Bridal Magasin Group
  • 20 years of experience with customer experience, customer service and sales
  • Over 15 years of experience in Management and leadership

Natalie Folge

Corporate Development Director

  • Previously Head of IoT and Big Data in Telenor Norway B2B
  • Project Director Strategy in Telenor Norway and Telenor Group
  • Management consultant in Arkwright
  • Started her career in UBS Investment Bank
  • 15 years of experience from Norway and UK

Jon Øyvind Bendiksen

Supply Chain Director

  • Previously Operations Manager at GRUNDFOS Norge AS
  • Sales Representative for Moeller Electric
  • 28 years of experience

Gustaf Solerød Christensen

CEO

  • Previously founder and CEO of several start-ups
  • CFO of Orkla Health Group
  • SVP M&A & Corporate Development at Orkla Group
  • Started his career with McKinsey & Co
  • 16 years of experience

Marius Fladvad Størdal
CFO

  • Previously NutraQ Group Finance Manager
  • Group Controller of Sana Pharma
  • 9 years of experience with NutraQ
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Narges Namvar

Head of HR and Corporate Operations

  • Cand.ed degree (6 years) from the University of Oslo; Psychology, organization and management
  • 8 years of experience within HR & Organization
  • 10 years of experience within psychiatry and clinical care

Katja Svennig, Ph.D

Research director

  • Dr. Scient. in Biochemistry
  • Bachelor’s in nutrition
  • Board member of the trade organization Swedish self-care
  • 5 years of experience as a Scientist at Department of Nutrition, University of Oslo

Steve Jørgensen

CMO VitaeLab

  • Previously several Marketing/Commercial Director positions in the Orkla Group
  • CEO experience from the Reitan Group in the Nordics (REMA Brands AS)
  • Management Consultant across industries in Norway
  • Started his career in Stabburet AS in 1996 in Marketing
  • Over 20 years of experience from retail in the Nordics and Europe

Cecile Nordstrøm

CMO Oslo Skin lab

  • Started in Norvital in 2007 as Chief of Sales and Marketing (now a part of NutraQ Group)
  • Previously Product Manager at Egmont
  • Started the work career by opening and running a restaurant in Tønsberg
  • 30 years of experience in marketing

Rune Espedalen

CMO Men’s Health

  • Previously Managing Director of Nepa‘s Norwegian office
  • SVP of Commercial operations at HBO Nordic
  • Former marketing manager at CANAL+
  • Over 15 years of marketing management & sales experience

Anette Kaisla

Corporate Director Customer Service / Country Manager Sweden

  • Worked several years in the Media industry with the Nordic Market for ex Bridal Magasin Group
  • 20 years of experience with customer experience, customer service and sales
  • Over 15 years of experience in Management and leadership

Natalie Folge

Corporate Development Director

  • Previously Head of IoT and Big Data in Telenor Norway B2B
  • Project Director Strategy in Telenor Norway and Telenor Group
  • Management consultant in Arkwright
  • Started her career in UBS Investment Bank
  • 15 years of experience from Norway and UK

Jon Øyvind Bendiksen

Supply Chain Director

  • Previously Operations Manager at GRUNDFOS Norge AS
  • Sales Representative for Moeller Electric
  • 28 years of experience