Med Lic, Chief Executive Officer
Jakob Lindberg was appointed as CEO in 2011.
In addition to being CEO of Oncopeptides, Jakob is a Venture Partner at Patricia Industries, part of the Investor AB group of companies.
Jakob’s previous roles include being an analyst for Merrill Lynch & Co and a consultant at McKinsey&Co. Jakob also co-founded Cellectricon, a provider of cell-based screening services to accelerate drug discovery, where he also served as CEO.
Jakob studied medicine at the Karolinska Institute where he also gained a Med Lic in Molecular Immunology and an MSc in pre-clinical medicine. He also has a BA in Finance and Administration from Stockholm University.
Holdings in Oncopeptides: 235 409 shares (220,109 directly owned, 15,300 indirectly owned through Lindberg Life-Science AB) and 1,070 Share Options*
Other current positions: Director of Affibody Medical AB, Alligator Bioscience AB, Atlas Antibodies AB, Dipylon Medical AB, Lindberg Life-Science AB and Bostadsrättsföreningen Astraea. Alternate Director of Oncopeptides Incentive AB. CEO of Lindberg Life-Science AB.
MSc, MBA, Chief Financial Officer
Birgitta Ståhl was appointed CFO in 2016.
Previous positions Birgitta has held include COO and acting CFO at Akinion Pharmaceuticals AB and KDev Oncology AB and Vice President Company Operations at Axelar AB, a Swedish drug development company in the field of oncology.
Birgitta holds an MSc Pharm from Uppsala University and an MBA from University of Westminster in London
Holdings in Oncopeptides: 3,400 shares (Directly owned or affiliated)
MSc, Head of Regulatory Affairs
Elisabeth Augustsson was appointed as Head of Regulatory Affairs in 2015.
In addition to being Head of Regulatory Affairs of Oncopeptides, Elisabeth is the President and Founder of Restracom, which provides consulting services to pharmaceutical companies in the area of regulatory strategies and communication.
Elisabeth has previously held roles at a number of life sciences companies including Pharmacia&Upjohn, Medivir AB, Biovitrum AB, Karo Bio AB and Alexion AB.
Elisabeth holds an MSc Pharm from Uppsala University.
Holdings in Oncopeptides: 1,000 shares
Other current positions: Chairman of the Board and CEO of Restracom AB.
Chief Commercial Officer
Paula Boultbee was appointed as the Chief Commercial Officer in 2016.
In addition to her role at Oncopeptides, Paula is also a principal at PTB Consulting LLC.
Paula has held a number of roles in life sciences marketing and has experience in the commercialisation of oncology products, including strategic planning and branding. She is currently a director at The Max Foundation, which provides support to people living with cancer. In addition, Paula was previously a director at Isofol AB, a Swedish life sciences business.
Paula trained as a nurse at the Mälardalen University in Sweden.
Holdings in Oncopeptides: Nil
Other current positions: Chairman of The Max Foundation and adviser to Monocl AB.
MD, PhD, Associate Prof, Chief Medical Officer
Johan Harmenberg was appointed as the Chief Medical Officer in 2012.
Johan has previously held roles at a number of life sciences companies including as CEO for Axelar AB and Akinion AB, Chief Medical Officer at Algeta AB, Vice President Development for Medivir AB and Global Medical Director for Pharmacia Upjohn. He is the author of over 100 publications for a range of scientific journals.
Johan holds a PhD and MD from the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden. He is also Associate Professor (Docent) at the same institution.
Holdings in Oncopeptides: 5,000 shares and 160 Share Options*
Other current positions: Chairman of Gungner Medical AB, KarSar Fastigheter AB and Sarak Fastigheter AB. Director of Medivir AB.
PhD, Head of Chemistry, Manufacturing & Control (CMC)
Fredrik Lehmann was appointed Head of CMC in 2010.
In addition to being Head of CMC for Oncopeptides, Fredrik is General Manager Recipharm OT Chemistry AB, a global Contract Development and Manufacturing Organisation (CDMO).
Fredrik has previously held positions at a number of life sciences businesses including Pharmacia, Personal Chemistry and Biovitrum and has worked as an independent CMC consultant. He has also co-founded six life science companies.
Fredrik holds a PhD in medicinal chemistry from Gothenburg University.
Holdings in Oncopeptides: 500 shares (Indirectly owned through OT Lehmann Holding AB) and 79 Share Options*
Other current positions: Director and CEO of OncoTargeting Cancer AB and OT Pharmaceuticals AB. Board member of OT Lehmann Holding AB and Synartro AB.
MSc Pharm, Vice President, Head of Clinical Development
Eva Nordström was appointed as Head of Clinical Development in 2012.
Previous positions Eva has held include Global Product Director and Vice President roles at Pharmacia and AstraZeneca based both in Sweden and the USA. She has led international cross-functional teams through all phases of drug development and has been responsible for individual project strategies including their implementation as well as disease area strategies, portfolio management and in-licensing.
Eva holds an MSc Pharm from Uppsala University and an Executive MBA from Stockholm School of Economics.
Holdings in Oncopeptides: 10,000 shares and 201 Share Options*
Other current positions: Alternate Director of Utilica AB.
Head of Investor Relations
Rein Piir was appointed as Investor Relations Manager in 2016.
In addition to his role as Investor Relations Manager at Oncopeptides, Rein holds investor relations positions at the life sciences companies Camurus AB and Alligator AB.
Previous roles Rein has held include Head of Strategy at Alecta AB and Head of Analysis at Carnegie Investment Bank AB as well as Chief Financial Officer and Head of Investor Relations at Medivir AB. Rein also worked for several years at the international account anting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers. Rein currently holds directorships including at the Swedish life sciences company Integrative Research Laboratories Sweden.
Rein Piir holds a B.Sc. Business Economics and Management from Uppsala University, Sweden.
Holdings in Oncopeptides: 2,500 shares (Indirectly owned through Piir & Partner AB)
Other current positions: Chairman and CEO of Piir & Partner AB. Director of Integrative Research Laboratories Holding AB, Integrative Research Laboratories Sweden AB, L. E. Svensson Snickeri AB and Trygga Pengar i Mobilen Sverige AB. Vice President Investor Relations at Camurus AB.
* Each option entitles the holder to acquire 900 new ordinary shares in the company, for more information please read under Corporate Governance – Remuneration.