Espen Lind, is a Norwegian record producer, songwriter, singer, and multi-instrumentalist. He is one half of the production team Espionage. Together with writing partner Amund Bjørklund in the production team Espionage he has also written and/or produced songs for artists Lionel Richie, Ne-Yo, Chris Brown and Leona Lewis. Morten Harket from a-ha, covered Lind´s "Scared of Heights" for his album Out of My Hands.
Espen Lind together with StarGate was behind "Irreplaceable" by Beyoncé. His commercial breakthrough came in 1997 with the single "When Susannah Cries" which was a hit in several European and Latin American countries.
During the past few years Espen Lind has done a lot of writing and producing, most notably as co-writer of "Irreplaceable" by Beyoncé and "Drive By" and "Hey, Soul Sister" by Train.