Carolina Trkulja, Chief Executive Officer
CEO since 2023
Born in 1984
Carolina, who currently serves as the CEO of Fluicell AB, holds a PhD in biophysical chemistry from Chalmers University of Technology. Her expertise spans many years in drug development, particularly in lead generation and preclinical development. Carolina is the founder of Oblique Therapeutics, inventor of multiple patents and has published in several renowned scientific journals.
Joakim Wahlberg, Chief Financial Officer
CFO since 2023.
Born in 1970.
Joakim has over two decades of experience in managing complex financial operations, including his previous role as CFO at Pulsen Group, where he led the finance function's transformative modernization. In addition, Joakim is completing his PhD in Business Administration at the Gothenburg School of Economics. His research focuses on management control as a dynamic capability and its role in driving strategic development and fostering innovation within organizations.
Gavin D. M. Jeffries, Chief Technology Officer
CTO since 2017.
Born in 1980.
Currently the CTO of Fluicell AB, Gavin has a PhD in Chemistry from the University of Washington, Seattle. He was Assistant Professor at Chalmers University for 4 years and has published over forty peer reviewed scientific publications, with a total citation count of over a thousand. Entrepreneur/founder of two biotech and optics companies, inventor of multiple patents and technologies, Gavin has a strong background in microfluidics, single-cell analysis and optical platform integration.
Jonas Hannestad, Chief Marketing and Communications Officer
CMCO since 2020.
Born in 1981.
Jonas is currently the CMCO of Fluicell. He has a PhD in physical chemistry from Chalmers University of Technology and experience as a postdoctoral researcher at RISE Research Institutes of Sweden and Chalmers University of Technology. Jonas combines a diverse background in scientific research with experience from independently managing science communication projects blending science, art and technology.