Mr. Peter Sjöstrand

Non-Executive Director and Vice-Chairman of the Board | Appointed: Aug. 2018 | Nationality: Swedish

Skills and experience

Peter has a long career as an independent Non-Executive Director for a number of public and private companies within the Healthcare, Industrial and Financial areas.

Current Appointments

Chairman Foundation Oscar Hirschs Minne and Ringens Varv, board member Disruptive Materials, Active Biotech, Acturum and Vatera Advisory board.

Previous Appointments

Acted as Secretary then Deputy Member of the Board of Directors of the pharmaceutical company Astra Group from 1976 to 1993 where he also served as CFO and Executive Vice President from 1987 to 1993. Former Chairman of the medical technology company Gambro, and of Meda, a publicly listed large cap speciality pharma company. Former Board member, amongst others, of Medivir (biotech company), Tularik (US Nasdaq company), Microdrug (Swiss medical technology), Pharma Vision (listed healthcare investment company in Switzerland). Former member of the European advisory Board of the Carlyle Group (one of the world´s largest private equity firms). Former member of the Strategy Group of IASC (International Accounting Standard Committee).