Dr. Henry Quaynor was born in Ghana and he studied medicine at Kiel University, Germany, where he graduated in 1969. Already in 1970, he moved with his family to Norway and specialized in the field of Anesthesiology at Oslo University, becoming a Consultant Anesthetist in 1978. He has since lived in Norway and has worked in various hospitals in Norway and in Sweden. F or the past 35 years, Dr. Quaynor has worked at Kongsberg Hospital where he was Chief of the Anesthetic Department for 16 years. During this time, he became interested in Shea butter and together with Pharmacist Mrs. Norma Saugen, researched and developed the Shea products that have been on the market in Norway for the past 8 years. Dr. Quaynor is now a retired Consultant.