Board of Directors

Stefan Tilk, Chairman of the board

  • Education at Chalmers University of Technology and ESADE
  • Former Management position at ÅF AB
  • Former Executive Vice President at Coor
  • Former Senior Executive Vice President for both Volvo Buses and Volvo Trucks
  • Former CEO at Geveko AB and Elof Hanson Group
  • Vice Chairman and Group CEO at NEVS AB


Prof. Owe Orwar

  • Education at Stanford University and Gothenburg University
  • Former Global VP R&D Sanofi, member of Global Steering Committee
  • Former President of R&D Piramal Healthcare
  • CEO Oblique Therapeutics and SGL at the Karolinska Institute
  • Entrepreneur/founder and inventor of five biotechs and holds about seventy-five patents
  • Published about one hundred fifty research articles, incl. multiple times in Science, Nature and PNAS
  • Pioneer in single-cell biology area with several products on global market


Assistant Prof. Gavin D. M. Jeffries

  • Education at University of York and University of Washington, Seattle
  • Entrepreneur/founder of two biotech and optics companies
  • Inventor of multiple patents and technology within microfluidics, single-cell analysis and optical platform integration
  • Published over forty research articles in high impact factor journals


Prof. Daniel T. Chiu

  • Education at Harvard University, Stanford University and UC Berkeley
  • Professor of Chemistry and Bioengineering at the University of Washington, Seattle
  • Scientific Founder of multiple Life Sciences/Biomedical companies across Asia, Europe, and U.S.
  • Holds over sixty issued patents
  • Published over two hundred peer-reviewed research articles
  • Member of Editorial Board for various scientific journals
  • Member/Chair of numerous advisory and review panels for government and industry
  • Pioneer in single-cell biology area with several products on global market