Strategy and Legal Advisor

Henrik Asplund

 

 

Henrik is a strategy and legal advisor. He has 25 years of experience as a lawyer working internationally in‐house and in private practice as well as in the courts and in public service.

Most recently Henrik has held a number of positions within Specsavers Optical Group, the world’s largest privately owned optician retailer. Henrik joined as Head of Specsavers International Legal Team responsible for legals, regulatory and compliance throughout the company’s comprehensive expansion into Europe and Asia‐Pac in collaboration with local optician, retail and manufacturing entrepreneurs.

Henrik then moved on to become General Counsel for the Group and Secretary to the Board before taking on an operational role as Commercial Operations Director for Northern Europe developing new business models, exploring new business areas including audiology and e‐commerce and setting up risk management processes and loss prevention.

Prior to Specsavers Henrik was with Baker McKenzie in Stockholm and Munich focusing on cross border Mergers and Acquisitions, company law and general corporate work, representing industrial buyers and vendors as well as venture capital and private equity houses.

Henrik holds law degrees from Uppsala University, Sweden and University of Miami School of Law, Miami, Florida.

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