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About us 2018-09-06T16:02:12+00:00

 BUSINESS IDEA


Arctic Nutrition develops products, solutions and technologies based on bioactive marine compounds that are either kept proprietary or patented. The company is located on the west coast of Norway giving it a unique access to the raw material sources and local processing sites. We work closely with selected strategic partners to secure freshness and quality of our certified raw materials.

INNOVATIVE PRODUCTS


The company´s product line profiles innovative high DHA marine Omega-3 phospholipids extracted from the caviar of Norwegian spring spawning herring. Our most potent concentrates have a total phospholipid content of more than 50% and a DHA content of at least 30%. The products are known under the brand names Romega® and MOPL®. All our oil products are naturally rich in DHA.

”We selected herring caviar as the best source for Romega® portfolio because the caviar is naturally rich in Omega-3 phospholipids.”

Hogne Hallaråker

Co-founder of Arctic Nutrition

MEET THE ARCTIC NUTRITION TEAM

OLE ARNE EIKSUND

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Mr. Eiksund has been the CEO of Arctic Nutrition AS since April 2018. Prior to this, Mr. Eiksund has worked over 20 years in the pharmaceutical industry, including the role as Commercial Director of GSK Norway, a part of the GSK European division. Former positions include Executive Vice President Rimfrost AS and VP Global Sales Hofseth BioCare AS. Eiksund has extensive experience in the pharmaceutical and nutraceutical industry, specializing in introducing new product innovations to customers globally. He holds an Executive MBA from Hult Business School (2015) and an MSc in Computational Science from Manchester University (1990).

HOGNE HALLARÅKER

CHIEF SCIENTIFIC OFFICER

Mr. Hallaråker is the founder and developer of Arctic Nutrition´s business concept. He is an entrepreneur with more than 15 years of experience in Nutraceutical and Biomarine industries. He holds an extended Ms Sc. degree in Marine Biology and Aquaculture from the University of Bergen. Former positions include CEO Arctic Nutrition, CEO Natural Nutrition Development, VP R&D Aker Biomarine, Product Director Natural ASA and Assistant Professor in Natural Science, Volda University College.

PER CHRISTIAN SÆBØ

CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

Mr. Sæbø has 20 years of experience from manufacturing management and process development, including concept architecture, concept testing and verification, upscaling and operationalization. Mr. Sæbø holds an Ms Sc. degree in chemistry from the University of Trondheim. He has formerly been responsible for developing Tonalin/ CLA and numerous other lipid products. Before joining Arctic Nutrition Mr. Sæbø was manager of the EPAX, Hovdebygda site and Lipid Development Director in Natural ASA.

DANIELE MANCINELLI

CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER

Mr. Mancinelli has extensive experience in the field of research and development. In particular he has for almost 10 years, focused on process development marine omega-3 fatty acids, including MOPL™s. His experience span; concept architecture, concept testing and verification, up-scaling and operationalization as well as process optimization. Mr. Mancinelli holds an MS in Chemistry and pharmaceutical technologies. Prior positions include 2 years as a scientist in the field of molecular biology, development of a clonation vector useful for industrial recombinant protein production at NTNU in Trondheim, Norway, research Manager at EPAX Hovdebygda AS and Aker Biomarine ASA.

MARTE FRIDA GRØNNEVET

ADMINISTRATION AND REGULATORY MANAGER, PHARMA

Mrs. Grønnevet has almost 10 years’ experience from R&D and production of marine Omega-3 products in the nutraceutical and pharmaceutical industries, focusing on regulatory affairs and QC including coordination/reporting of stability study and related documentation. In addition, she also has 15 years of experience from the process industry with focus on production and logistic control of fish oil and fishmeal. Mrs. Grønnevet holds a Bachelor in Medical Laboratory Technology from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology in Trondheim. Former positions include Regulatory Affairs Specialist/QC Engineer at Epax and Aker Biomarine AS.

SIGRUN LINDHOM KNARDAL

QA AND REGULATORY MANAGER

Mrs. Knardal has more than 15 years of experience in quality assurance of marine omega-3 products in nutraceutical and pharmaceutical industries, as well as regulatory experience in the same field. She holds an Ms Sc. degree in Molecular biology from the University of Bergen. Former positions include QA Manager at Epax Hovdebygda and Natural ASA.

MARIUS NYSTØL

SALES AND MARKETING MANAGER

Mr. Nystøl is an enthusiastic Sales and Marketing Manager with experience from both national and international health food companies. In Arctic Nutrition he started with responsibility for sales in the Norwegian market and is now one of our international sales resources. Mr. Nystøl has a background from The Norwegian University of Technology and Science.

VIBECKE PARR

CHIEF MARKETING OFFICER

Mrs. Parr is a seasoned sales and marketing executive with experience both from medical healthcare and private health food companies. She has also worked as an executive advisor and administrator specializing in corporate healthcare and in parallel developed a successful direct sales DS business. Mrs. Parr is a trained physical therapist from Lehrakademie für Physiotherapie PT, Berlin, Germany. Former positions include Physical Therapist, Norwegian Health Care and EVP/CEO Medi-3.

LATEST NEWS AND PUBLICATIONS

Today Arctic Nutrition Officially Became a Pharmaceutical Company

August 21st, 2018|0 Comments

Today Arctic Nutrition officially became a pharmaceutical company - Planning to establish a full-scale in-house production factory within five years. - Within a period of five years, we plan to build a new factory in [...]

Hopes for industrial success story in local market

August 21st, 2018|0 Comments

Hopes for industrial success story in local national markets. Omega-3s from Herring Roe can treat Psoriasis, leading to industrial adventure on Sunnmøre. News article from Vikebladet 21.08.18 Click here for the original article in Norwegian

An Important Recognition

August 21st, 2018|0 Comments

- An important recognition The Norwegian Biotech company, Arctic Nutrition, are now officially accepted as a member of LMI, the Norwegian Pharmaceutical Industry Union. CEO at LMI, Karita Bekkemellem, believes in great things ahead for [...]