Chief Medical Officer
Title: Chief Medical Officer.
Education: Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in medicine from Copenhagen University. Master’s degree in medicine from Copenhagen University.
Background: Former Medical Director at Genmab, TopoTarget and Zealand Pharma in the development and research fields, Denmark. Medical Manager in the medical marketing field at Abbott Denmark. Advisor at Novo Nordisk and Nycomed Denmark.
Shares in Medivir: 0
Warrants in Medivir: 0
Chief Scientific Officer
Title: Chief Scientific Officer
Education: Doctor of Philosophy (D. Phil.) in chemistry from Oxford University. M.A. in Natural Sciences from Cambridge University.
Background: Former head of Biological Sciences at Boehringer Ingelheim (Canada) Ltd., Head of Therapeutic Research at Shire and various positions at Pfizer and GlaxoSmithKline in the field of development and research.
Shares in Medivir: 8,887 class B
Warrants in Medivir: 7,500
Chief Financial Officer
Title: Chief Financial Officer
Education: MSc in Finance from Lund University, LLM from Lund University
Background: Former CFO for AstraZeneca Sweden Operations. Before that 11 years with Procter & Gamble, in global finance leadership positions in Switzerland, UK and Sweden. Founded and ran a management consultancy focusing on financial strategy and performance with clients within Life Sciences.
Shares in Medivir: 5,400 class B
Warrants in Medivir: 9,550
Chief Information Officer
Title: Chief Information Officer
Education: PhD from Coventry University, BSc in Systems Science from Linköping University.
Background: Former Technical Director for G4S Risk Management, India Country Manager for Hill & Associates, e-Governance advisor for Iraqi authorities, CIO for the UN OPS Kosovo mission, as well as a series of positions with the UN and international organisations in roles relating to IT, security, decision support systems, innovation, and digitalisation.
Shares in Medivir: 0 class B
Warrants in Medivir: 7 500
Executive Vice President Strategic Business Development
Title: Executive Vice President Strategic Business Development
Education: Ph. D. in physical chemistry from Royal Institute of Technology and Executive MBA from Stockholm University.
Background: Former CEO of Modus Therapeutics. Prior to that Director, Corporate Development in Sobi. Responsible to build and lead the function Project & Portfolio Management in Biovitrum. Also Member of the Boards of PCI Biotech and Idogen.
Shares in Medivir: 5,000 class B
Warrants in Medivir: 4,630
Executive Vice President Strategic Regulatory Affairs and Market Access
Title: Executive Vice President Strategic Regulatory Affairs and Market Access.
Education: M. Sc. in Pharmacy, trained at Uppsala University.
Background: Former Head of Regulatory Affairs at Orexo AB. Extensive experience from a number of large pharmaceutical companies, including 12 years as Senior Global Regulatory Affairs Director at AstraZeneca, and, in particular, international, strategic duties within Regulatory Affairs. Åsa has also worked for AstraZeneca in Canada and Japan.
Warrants in Medivir: 5,400
President and CEO
Title: President and CEO
Education: PhD at Uppsala University.
Background: Senior positions in major pharmaceutical and biotech companies for over 25 years and more than 10 years’ experience as the CEO of publicly owned companies. As the CEO of ACADIA Pharmaceuticals from 2000−2015, he led its development from a private start-up to a public, multibillion dollar company. In the 1990s, he held senior positions at Astra AB, prior to which he was a Professor of Organic Chemistry at Uppsala University.
Other directorships: Chairman of the Boards of Cerecor Inc., and Adhera Therapeutics, and Member of the Boards of InDex Pharmaceuticals AB, Beactica AB and Uppsala University.
Shares in Medivir: 4,000