Management

Ulf Wiinberg

Acting CEO

Ulf Wiinberg is an experienced healthcare industry professional who has served the boards of several healthcare industry associations. At Wyeth, he has been both President of the global consumer health care business and President for the European pharma business, and he has also held the position as CEO of H Lundbeck A/S, a pharmaceutical company specialized in psychiatric and neurological disorders, for several years. Ulf is a non-executive Board member at Alfa Laval, Nestle Health and Science, and at the Belgian pharmaceutical company UCB. He is also chairman of Avillion. Born in 1958.

Shareholding: 75,000

Emanuel Björne

Vice President, Business Development and Investor Relations

Emanuel joined Hansa Medical in 2007 counting more than 10 years of operational experience from Scandinavian Pharma and Biotech industry (Biolin Scientific, Polypeptide Labs and Hansa Medical) serving as Business Analyst, Analytical Chemist and CEO. Emanuel holds a M.Sc. in Engineering Physics (biophysics core) from Lund University and the University of California at Santa Barbara.

Shareholding: 21,300
Share warrants: 15,000

Dr. Sam Agus

Vice President, Chief Medical Officer

Sam Agus joined hansa Medical in 2017 and has broad experience from the pharmaceutical industry and was most recently Chief Specialist, Medical Affairs Neurology at H. Lundbeck A/S. He has previously held various leading positions at several pharmaceutical companies, including Shire, Solvay Pharmaceuticals and Abbott Laboratories. He is a board-certified neurologist and has extensive experience in medical strategy, multidisciplinary team leadership, medical marketing as well as clinical trial design and product launches. His therapy area expertise includes neurology, psychiatry, gastroenterology, women’s health and rare diseases. Sam is an MD and a board certified neurologist, from the Hadasah University Hospital in Jerusalem, Israel.

Shareholding: -
Share warrants: -

Eva-Maria Joed

Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

Eva-Maria joined Hansa Medical in 2015 and brings long and wide experience within finance to the company. She has held positions both as Chief Accountant and CFO and worked in international companies such as Kemira Kemi AB, Johns Manville AB within the Berkshire Hathaway group and Procordia Food AB. She has also been responsible for implementing new financial systems and policies, and for IT. Eva-Maria holds a Master of Science in Business and Economics from Lund University.

Shareholding: 1,000
Share warrants: 25,000

Dr. Christian Kjellman

Senior Vice President, Research and Development

Christian joined Hansa Medical in 2008 after serving at BioInvent AB as Senior Scientist focusing on novel target evaluation and antibody technology. Prior to that, he functioned as Head of Research at the biopharmaceutical development company Cartela AB, mainly focusing on novel drug target evaluation. He has extensive research experience in cell- and molecular biology and as an Assistant Professor in Molecular Genetics at Lund University. Christian holds a M.Sc. in Chemical Biology and a Ph.D. in Tumour Immunology from Lund University.

Shareholding: -
Share warrants: 40,000

Dr. Lena Winstedt

Vice President, Project Management

Lena carries extensive experience from clinical development of biopharmaceuticals and small molecules. Before joining Hansa Medical in 2011, she served as Clinical Project Manager at BioInvent International AB focusing on Phase I clinical trials for biopharmaceuticals in Europe and in the United States. Prior to that she functioned as International Clinical Project Manager at Genmab A/S and Clinical Research Associate at H. Lundbeck AB. Lena holds an M.Sc. in Molecular Biology from Lund University and the University of Glasgow and a Ph.D. in Microbiology from Lund University.

Shareholding: 665
Share warrants: 30,000

Henk Doude van Troostwijk

Vice President, Commercial Operations.

Henk has extensive management experience in sales and marketing in the areas of transplantation and orphan drugs.  Before joining Hansa Medical in 2016, Henk served as General Manager of European Commercial Operations and Emerging Markets at Raptor Pharmaceuticals, an orphan disease focused global biopharma company based in the US. Prior to that, he held the position of Business Unit Director Oncology and Transplantation at Genzyme Europe BV. Henk holds an MBA from Henley Management College at the University of Reading, UK.

Karin Aschan

Vice President Regulatory Affairs

Karin joined Hansa in 2016. She has a long experience from working within Regulatory Affairs, initially at AstraZeneca, and has worked on EU and US projects in all clinical trial phases through registration up to marketing phase. Karin has held the position as Head of Regulatory Affairs at Active Biotech and at ClinicalDataCare. She has also been working as an independent regulatory consultant. Karin holds a M.Sc. in Pharmacy from Uppsala University.

Shareholding: -
Share warrants: -