Team

Team

Annette Säfholm

 

CEO

 

Annette holds a PhD in medicine from Lund University and M.Sc. in Medical Biology from Linköping University and has nine years of project manager- and business development experience from both non-public, public start-ups and established companies, as well as from health care sector.

Olov Sterner

 

Co-founder and Chairman of the board, professor in organic chemistry at Lund University.

Highly experienced in starting up life science companies. Olov is also co-founder and board member of DeNovaStella AB, PULS (Partners for Utvecklingsinvesteringar inom Life Sciences), Respiratorius AB, Gabather AB and Glactone AB.

 

Ulf Ellervik

 

Co-founder and board member, professor in bio-organic chemistry at Lund University.

 

Developed the product idea and responsible for R&D and patent. Ulf is also co-founder and board member of Molecular Knowledge AB and partner of PULS (Partners for Utvecklingsinvesteringar inom Life Sciences).

 

 

Sophie Manner

 

Co-founder and board member, has a PhD and is researcher in organic chemistry at Lund University.

 

Responsible for the experimental research. Sophie is also associated partner in PULS (Partners for Utvecklingsinvesteringar inom Life Sciences).

 

Mats Persson

 

Board member.

 

Has over 30 years of experience of global marketing and licensing in pharma. Most recently he held a position as general manager for Astellas Pharma Nordic/Baltic region for over ten years. He also has experience from manager positions in Novo Nordisk, Pharmacia Corporation and Ferring International. Mats is also board member of Nordic Rebalance A/S.

Helena Strevens

 

Co-founder and board member, is specialist physician in Gynaecology and Obstetrics at Skåne University Hospital in Lund.

 

Medical director and responsible for the clinical study and user perspective. Helena has a PhD in Gynaecology and Obstetrics and has several years of experience of treating fungal infections and associated complications in clinical practice. She is also associated partner in PULS (Partners for Utvecklingsinvesteringar inom Life Sciences).

 

Christine Widstrand

 

Executive vice President at LU Holding AB and board member.

 

Christine holds a PhD in analytical chemistry from Lund University and has extensive competence and experience in business development in life science start up companies.

 

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