Libak Retail was founded by Henrik Libak who is one of the most experienced and knowing retailers in the Nordic Region. Henrik has a background as a general manager in Dansk Supermarked and 28 years of experience in creating results within business development, management and sales. He now uses his vast experience and network to facilitate retail locations for other retailers. Beside Henrik, the company consists of Martin Uebel, Finn Hartung, Jørn Mathiesen and Jesper Lehmann Nielsen. Martin is a retail specialist with a background as Purchasing Manager and Head of Franchise Division in Dansk Supermarked. Martin was responsible for establishing the Starbucks chain (outside Copenhagen airport) and the burger chain Carl’s Junior in Denmark. Finn has with 30 years of experience in commercial real estate at leading players a deep insight in sales and dissemination of commercial property and facilities. Jørn has with a background in Dansk Supermarked and Dagrofa carried out a large number of projects within financial management and business development. Jesper has a long executive career in the retail trade, including Apple (Humac), BoConcept (DACH) and VVS-Eksperten. He has 25 years of international expertise in retail, chain operations, business development and expansion. Jesper brings a large international network and know-how, providing in-depth knowledge and a strong foundation for consultancy, estate agency and sales services aimed at facilitating the best locations, especially in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
Founder / Partner
With a background as a general manager in Dansk Supermarked and 28 years of experience in creating results within e.g. business development, management and sales, Henrik Libak offers relevant sparring on location facilitation and chain establishment as well as retail in general.
Henrik is known for his enthusiasm and impatience, his powerful negotiating skills, his heart for change and his ability to create results through his business acumen.
Founder / Partner Libak Retail
General Manager, Salling Stormagasiner, reporting to the CEO, Dansk Supermarked.
Chain Store General Manager, Bilka, reporting to the CEO, Dansk Supermarked.
Chain Store General Manager, Føtex, reporting to the CEO, Dansk Supermarked.
Department Store Manager, Salling Aalborg, reporting to the General Manager, Salling.
Sales Executive, Sportsmaster (Sportsmann), reporting to the CEO/owner.
Purchasing Manager, textiles, Føtex, reporting to the General Manager, Føtex.
Regional Manager, Føtex in North Jutland, reporting to the Sales Executive, Føtex.
Store Manager, Føtex, reporting to the Regional Manager, Føtex.
Department Manager, Føtex/Bilka, reporting to the Store Manager, Føtex/Bilka
Management Trainee, Dansk Supermarked
Martin Uebel is also a retail specialist in Libak Retail. Martin has a background as Purchasing Manager and Head of Franchise Division in Dansk Supermarked. Moreover, Martin was responsible for establishing, expanding and operating the Starbucks chain in Denmark (outside copenhagen airport) as well as the burger chain Carl’s Junior.
Martin is highly knowledgeable in the fields of sales, purchasing and concept development.
Partner, Libak Retail
Head of Franchise Division, Dansk Supermarked
Purchasing Manager, Dansk Supermarked
Purchasing Manager, Vestas
Category Manager and Purchasing Manager, EDEKA
Head of shop development in Arla Foods
Graduate Diploma in Business Administration (Sales and marketing)
Purchaser in EDEKA (grocer’s wholesaler)
Purchaser in Vital Petfood Group
Retail career - Dansk Supermarked: Trainee,area responsible, operation manager, sales manager
Finn Hartung is a specialist in sale, rental and assessing commercial properties and facilities. With 30 years of experience in commercial real estate Finn has been involved in several real estate and rentals and thereby achieved great experience in both tenants and landlords requirements for location, decor and lease terms. Furthermore Finn possess a large and valuable network.
Business Partner, Libak Retail
Business advisor, Business Manager
Place2Live Erhverv, Home Erhverv, Danbolig Erhverv, Nybolig Erhverv
Sales- and Marketing Manager, Solgrund A/S
Sales consultant, Duni Bilå
Career in shop – Apprentice, Assistant, Shop Manager
Business Partner/Project Manager
With a background in Financial Management in Dansk Supermarked and Dagrofa, Jørn Mathiesen has a deep insight into most aspects of retail economy.
Jørn ensures smooth processes and an overview of the daily operations. He is the distinguished practitioner always making new optimizations and ensuring all actions are running efficiently.
Business Partner/Project Manager at Libak Retail
Accounts Manager, Redoffice Kontorsupermarked A/S
Senior Business Controller, Dagrofa
Coordinator of Financial Management when four Purchase Divisions of Dansk Supermarked were combined upon transition to SAP
Department Manager in Internal Audit, Dansk Supermarked
Group leader in Internal Security, Dansk Supermarked.
Rationalization Consultant, Dansk Supermarked
Bachelor of Commerce, HA
Jesper has a long executive career in the retail trade, including Apple (Humac), BoConcept and VVS-Eksperten. Having previously resided in Germany and with 25 years of international experience in business development, sales and management, expansion and chain operations, Jesper has unique retail trade insights that will benefit anyone with an interest in consultancy within chain establishment and provision of locations, with primary focus on the DACH region.
Jesper is committed, result-oriented, thinks commercially and is known for his ability to find solutions that can ‘build bridges’ between a property developer/lessor and lessee.
Partner, Libak Retail
CEO, VVS-Eksperten A/S, reporting to the Chairman of the Board/owner
Partner, newminds GmbH, consulting company in Düsseldorf, Germany
CEO, Apple (Humac APR – Inventive Retail Group Europe), reporting to the Group CEO
CCO, Apple (Humac APR – Inventive Retail Group Europe), reporting to the CEO Europe
CEO, BoConcept Germany, Austria & Switzerland, reporting to the CEO and COO, BoConcept Group
Sales Director, BoConcept United Kingdom, reporting to the COO, BoConcept Group
Sales Manager & Purchase Manager, Belika Strik, Ikast, Denmark, reporting to the Sales Director
Shop Manager, 4You Clothing (BTX Group) in Berlin and Kiel, Germany, reporting to the Sales Director, 4You Clothing
Sales and store management training, Tøjeksperten
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