New leadership

Odontia is a fast growing Norwegian dentistry company, with 20+ clinics across Norway. Odontia is built on a vision to deliver excellent patient care and attract, retain and develop the best people within Nordic dentistry. Odontia is constantly growing through acquisitions of new quality clinics and Greenfield establishments. We work closely with Portman Dental Care, a leading UK dentistry company with 150+ clinics, and share best practice.

We are happy to announce that Margrethe Sunde joined Odontia Gruppen as Nordic CEO from September 1st, 2020. Margrethe brings extensive management experience after leading Norwegian and International healthcare companies, most recently as CEO of Walgreens Boots Alliance Norway. “We are delighted that Margrethe has decided to join Odontia and take the lead in realizing our ambition to build the leading centre of expertise in Nordic dentistry. Margrethe is a true leader with strong values and a burning desire to develop people and businesses into first class companies. We are confident that Margrethe will bring strong leadership and valuable experience, ambition and drive to this young company, and we are very excited about our future cooperation”, says Odontia founder Morten Hofstad.

As of September 1st, Jan Kvamme Iqbal joined Odontia as Chief Operating Officer. Jan has strong Retail and Operating experience from Boots Norway, Varner-gruppen and Vita. “I am really looking forward to be working with Jan again. Together with competent colleagues in each clinic throughout Norway, and in the Head Office, it is our ambition to fully realize the potential of Odontia. By building the leading centre of expertise within dental healthcare in the Nordics, we wish to deliver patient care second to none. I know that Jan and his capabilities will be an excellent fit with Odontia’s vision and values”, says Margrethe Sunde.

The Odontia leadership team will from September 1st consist of Margrethe Sunde (CEO), Jan Kvamme Iqbal (COO), Siri Hoff Haug (Organization, HR and Talent), Kristian Bjerkvold (Business Development) and Fredrik Christensen (CFO).