Management

Kjersti Hobøl (Chief Executive Officer)

Hobøl has been the Chief Executive Officer at Kid since 2010. Hobøl has extensive senior management experience from various companies, including the position as Senior Vice President at DNB NOR, the position as CFO at Coop Øst and the position as CEO at Princess Gruppen AS. In addition, Hobøl has served as a board member of Expert AS and Kid Interiør. 

Petter Schouw-Hansen (Chief Financial Officer)

Schouw-Hansen has been the Chief Financial Officer at Kid since 2011. Prior to his position as CFO at Kid, he has served as both as an analyst and as a Senior Consultant at Bearing Point. Schouw-Hansen has experience from Operationalizing Strategy, Performance, M&A and Management Coaching within several industries, including retail. In addition, Schouw-Hansen served as a sergeant in the Norwegian army. Schouw-Hansen holds an M.Sc from the Norwegian School of Economics, specialized in Finance (Norwegian: siviløkonom, NHH). 

Robert Steen (Logistics Director)

Steen has been the Logistics Director at Kid since 2005. Prior to his position as Logistics Director at Kid, Steen served as Domestics Director of Operations at B.H Ramberg AS, and Coordinator in Sties Termotransport AS. 

Svein Faksvåg (Head of Store Operations)

Faksvåg has been head of store operations since 2016. Prior to this he held various positions within Greisvik Holding’s sports retail businesses. These include, most recently, two years as sales director at both G-Sport and G-MAX. Faksvåg was previously an officer in the armoured battalion of the Norwegian Army. He holds an engineering degree from NTNU, Trondheim.

Marianne Fulford

Marianne Fulford (Head of Sourcing)

Marianne Fulford has been the Head of Sourcing at Kid since April 2016.  Prior to her current position, she served as Category Manager at Kid since 2008 and she has been a board member (employee representative) of Kid Interiør AS since 2011. Further, she has served several years as both Head of Sales and Regional Manager at Tempur Norway AS and she has additional experience from other Marketing positions. Fulford holds a Master of Science in Marketing from the Norwegian Business School (Norwegian: Handelshøgskolen BI). 

Mona Kotte-Eriksen

Mona Kotte-Eriksen (Head of Marketing)

Kotte-Eriksen has been the Head of Marketing at Kid since 2010. Prior to this position, Kotte-Eriksen served as advertising manager at IKEA for nearly 13 years. In addition, Kotte-Eriksen served as a Media Consultant at Carat Mediakanalen, and has held various sales positions within the media and advertising segment industry. Kotte- Eriksen holds a degree as a Business Graduate Economists, specialising in Marketing and Personnel from the Norwegian Business School (Norwegian: Handelshøgskolen BI).