LOS ANGELES, Jan 04, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Herbalife Ltd. (HLF) announces the appointment of Borre Gjersvik as country director of Nordic countries, which include Norway, Sweden, Finland, Denmark and Iceland, for its Europe, Middle East and Africa region.
Gjersvik will report to Neil Spiers, regional head, Northern Europe.
Gjersvik has worked in the fields of credit management as well as cosmetics and skincare/beauty products. He has held roles including CEO of Dermanor, Norway's leading supplier of skincare and beauty products to beauty salons and spas. Gjersvik has also worked for Middelfart Healthcare, the leading supplier of health and personal care products in Norway. Middelfart distributes and markets products for Procter and Gamble, Revlon, Johnson and Johnson, Cambridge Diet, Bioforce and Medpalett Pharmaceuticals as well as many others.
A native Norwegian, Gjersvik also speaks Swedish and Danish. Educated in Norway originally, he earned a finance degree at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles in 1992. He will be based in the company's Kolbotn office, just outside Oslo, Norway.
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