Headquartered in Norway, Aspire’s focus is on the Nordics and BeNeLux. With offices across all local markets our dynamic group is equipped with the experience, energy and ideas to successfully partner and grow brands throughout the Nordics and BeNeLux.

Nordic Beauty
With distribution for all Beauty retailers we make the right channel and marketing strategy for Beauty and Health Care brands. Within the Nordic retail landscape we navigate together with the brand owner to maximize the distribution in the markets. We have local sales and marketing resources making sure domestic strategies and assets are optimized. With local sales and marketing expertise, and centralized supply chain, we are set to build brands in an efficient manner.

Grocery & Discount
With an experienced team we sell and distribute products & brands to the Nordic Retail landscape.
We maximize distribution, and ensure a flexible and effective handling that builds the potential in our markets.

BeNeLux
With head office in Rotterdam and distribution center in Roosendaal we build brands in the BeNeLux marketplace together with all the major retailers in the region. We navigate together with the brand owner to maximize the distribution in the markets and build brand equity with customized marketing strategies.


Marius Ferstad
Managing Director
[email protected]
Marius leads the EU office and ensures the European business reaches its full potential. Responsible for the company’s strategic development he works together with the team to identify business opportunities, implement strategies and ensures that day to day operations supports the company business objectives.

Øystein Karlsen
Supply Chain Manager
[email protected]
Øystein handles the Supply Chain for the European Business. Through forecasting, long and short term planning he secures optimal stock levels on all active brands. Setting up and handling logistic partners on freight and warehousing in our European markets.



Anette Hovind Johansen
Marketing Manager
[email protected]
Anette leads the Marketing department and has overall responsibility for uncovering and tailoring market strategies to our carefully selected brand portfolio. She is responsible for the strategic development of the Marketing department and the “Aspire Brands way” of builiding brands. In addition, she works as a Brand Manager for a selection of our brands, where she also helps develop and implement market strategies.



Frode Mikalsen
Chief Financial Officer
[email protected]
As CFO Frode is responsible for driving the company’s financial planning. He also performs risk management by analyzing the organization’s liabilities and investments.



Kristine Martinsen-Lisac
Sales Support Manager
[email protected]
Kristine leads the Sales Support department and ensures orders and product registrations are handled in a timely and satisfactory manner. She is responsible for maintaining close communication with customers throughout all steps of order fulfillment and works closely with the sales team to streamline the entire sales process.


Hege Mathisen
Assistant Sales Manager
[email protected]
Hege leads the Nordic Sales department in addition to being responsible for our key accounts in Norway. Her task is to ensure successful cooperation internally in the Sales department but also their relationship with our other departments. She is responsible for securing that internal processes and projects are maintained and implemented in line with corporate strategies.



Anders Torvanger Hansen
Commerical Manager Grocery and Discount
[email protected]
Anders leads the Grocery and Discount department. He is responsible for sales and distribution of products and brands with a unique value and function into the retail landscape. The objective is to be a challenger within the trade through understanding the needs of our customers and in that way be the right solution for category growth.



Morten Iversen
Warehouse Manager
[email protected]
Morten leads the warehouse in Norway and manages all outbound logistics. His team makes sure all deliveries are made according to our customers’ expectations. He is also responsible for handling local logistic partners and for our IT solutions.

Retail Network
Vita-No
Formula 10.0.6
Batiste
Masque-Bar
Noughty
skinvitals
femfresh
Purple-Tree
ikoo
Ted-Baker
Electric-Ink
Know-Cosmetics
Head Office
Storgata 32
1607 Fredrikstad
Norway
Warehouse
Vestengveien 40
N-1725 Sarpsborg
Norway
Contact
T +47 69 1005 10
[email protected]
Local Office Sweden
No 18, Centralplan 15 (1 tr.)
11120 Stockholm
Sweden
Local Office Denmark
Taastrupgårdsvej 20-22
2630 Tåstrup
Denmark
Local Office Helsinki
Mannerheiminaukio 1
00100 Helsinki
Finland
Local Office BeNeLux
Weena 290
3012 NJ Rotterdam
The Netherlands