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 Financial Officer
Title: Chief Financial Officer.
Education: Degree of Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Finance.
Background: 20 years of experience in finance. Former CFO at O'Learys Trademark AB. Prior to that, Interim CFO at Rebtel and Head of Business Control at ICA Sverige AB. Before that held leading positions at Scan AB and SkiStar AB. Experience of working in listed-, private equity- and private companies.
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 Board of Adhera Therapeutics. Member of the Boards of Active Biotech, Cerecor Inc., InDex Pharmaceuticals AB, Beactica AB and Uppsala University.
Shares in Medivir: 9,000
EVP, Chief Operating Officer
Title: EVP, Chief Operating Officer
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
Chief Scientific Officer
Title: Chief Scientific Officer
Education: PhD in Medical Science at Uppsala University
Background: More than 25 years of experience in cancer research. During the last 10 years focused on industrial drug discovery and development projects in oncology. Prior to that he managed an academic research group as principal investigator, and has initiated several innovative scientific projects in cancer biology. He has published more than 50 scientific articles and holds several patents. Associate professor of Experimental Pathology at Uppsala University.
Shares in Medivir: 34,586 class B
Warrants in Medivir: 1,510