HØST® is headquartered in Grimstad, Norway, and has a regional office at Rud in Bærum. Through our network collaboration we have more than 20 production facilities and sale locations scattered across the southern part of the country.
HØST® International is headquarted in Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam.
CEO of HØST valuable waste AS
Ugland graduated from the Norwegian University of Life Sciences in 1980. He has extensive experience in business development, branding and establishing networks and sales organizations, and special expertise in the utilization of organic waste and refining of waste to commercial products in the green sector. Ugland is the Managing Director of Minorga Vekst AS.
(+47) 3709 0900
Chief Operating Officer (COO)
Keller is a graduated pilot from the Air Team Flight Academy at Fornebu in Norway. He has extensive experience in logistics, management and business, as a former CEO of Jetpak Norway and Europe Director of Jetpak Group AB.
Bernd is responsible for the operational management of HØST in Norway, as well as an overall responsibility for the Green Growth companies.
Manager of Research and Development
Norgaard graduated as a microbiologist from the University of Oslo in 1984. He has extensive experience in research and consulting within environmental technology, and works with utilization of waste from industrial and municipal companies, biological processes and technological solutions.
(+47) 3709 0900
Business Development Executive SEA
Vo has gratuated from Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences in Finland as Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA). Her studies specializes in International Business, focusing on Global Customer Relationship Management and Communication. She has extensive experience in sales, and customer relationship management. Vo is in charge of strategic planning, and expanding HØST businesses within the South East Asia area.
(+47) 4049 2025
(+84) 9091 8821 2
International S & M Director / Chief Representative
Nguyen has a MSc from NHH (Norwegian School of Economics) and a MScA from Melbourne Business School in Australia. Vu is leading HØST’s work in south-east Asia, and has his office in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
(+84) 9026 2821 2
General Manager of Grønn Vekst
Kostøl is educated in Business Administration from Næringsakademiet (former EDB school), and certified NIH Fitness Instructor from the Norwegian School of Sport Science. She has extensive experience in the logistics industry with sales and marketing, business development, administration and internal control among other as Field Sales Team leader in Jetpak Norway and as Nordic Product Manager for Jetpak Group AB.
Frida is employed in HØST to lead and develop Green Growth.
(+47) 4527 7315
Espenes is a registered accountant from the University of Agder, and is a certified public accountant. She has several years of experience in accounting and finance. Espenes is the leader of the finance department in HØST - with finance responsibility for HØST and all joint-venture companies.
(+47) 4791 8457
Quality and Environmental Manager / Research and Development
Andersen is a graduate in biology and microbiology at the University of Life Sciences, 2013. She has experience as an agricultural research technician from her days at NIBIO (Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research), where she worked along with writing her master thesis. Now, she is working with product development and internal control within HØST and the GREEN GROWTH companies. Andersen is also responsible for quality- and environmental certification.
(+47) 4884 4265
Techinal Sales Manager in Vietnam
Nguyen has a degree in Master of Crop Science from the NL University of Ho Chi Minh. He has extensive experience in local agriculture regulations and sales, product development and strong consultation skills within agriculture, specifically within the South East Asia region. Nguyen sits at our local office in Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam.
(+84) 936 516 216
R&D Executive in Vietnam
Nguyen has graduated as Ph.D of Biotechnology from Plant Molecular Biotechnology Department, Chonnam National Unversity, South Korea. He has experience in crop science field, and works with conducting lab experiments, field trials, research and product development of new organic fertilizer products. Nguyen sits at our local office in Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam.
(+84) 937 2474 09