Erik Thorsen


Mr. Thorsen (born 1956) holds a MBA from the University of Karlstad, Sweden. He was elected to the Board in 2011, and was elected chairman in 2013. Mr. Thorsen was the President and CEO of Renewable Energy Corporation ASA (REC)… Continue ›

Inger Rydin


Ms. Rydin (born 1957) holds a Master of Science degree from Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden. Ms. Rydin was elected to the Board in 2014. Her latest assignments have been as CEO of entrepreneurial companies in the Life Science and… Continue ›

Masha Strømme


Ms. Strømme (born 1971) holds a Ph.D in Genetics and Neuroscience from Oxford University in England. Strømme has experience from investment banking in Morgan Stanley and Altium Capital focusing on Life Science. She has extensive board experience through several board… Continue ›

Jan Raa


Jan Raa (born 1939) has been associate professor in cell biology, professor in microbiolgy, professor II in marine biochemistry, general director of research of two national research institutes in Norway (todays’s NIFES and NOFIMA) and vice-chanceller of the University of… Continue ›

Martin Hunt


Martin has over 30 years experience in the medtech industry in large multi-nationals, start-ups and public companies. He has served as a Board member in a variety of life science companies encompassing medical devices, diagnostics and biotech. Martin is a… Continue ›

Ingrid Skjæveland

Employee representative

Ms. Skjæveland (born 1977) holds a in Biotechnology and a PhD in Immunology from the University of Tromsø. Skjæveland worked as post.doc and a researcher at the University of Tromsø before she joined Biotec BetaGlucan in 2013 as a… Continue ›

Elisabeth Andreassen

Employee Representative (observer)

Elisabeth Andreassen (born 1984) holds a M.Sc. from the University of Tromsø and joined Biotec Pharmacon in 2010 as an Application Scientist. Since 2015, she has been Product Manager at ArcticZymes, a Biotec Pharmacon subsidiary. Andreassen has been a Member… Continue ›