Stig Løfberg
Stig Løfberg
CEO

Founder of Meabco A/S in 2001 and Angel investor. Life long experience in commercial start ups.

Prof. Svend Aage Engelholm
Prof. Svend Aage Engelholm
Oncology and Radiation Oncology

Professor Svend Aage Engelholm, MD., D.MSci, University of Copenhagen.
Published more than 250 papers in peer-reviewed journals

Prof. Stig Larsen
Prof. Stig Larsen
Clinical Research & Development

Professor, DSc. at the Norwegian University of Life Science and has published more than 300 papers in international medical and clinical research methodological journals.

Prof. Henrik Harling
Prof. Henrik Harling
Oncology

Associate Professor of Surgery, MD., D.MSci, University of Copenhagen. More than 110 papers in surgical and oncological journals with peer-review.

Peter Ulvskjold
Peter Ulvskjold
EVP and COO

Peter holds a M.Sc. from Aarhus University, School of Business and Social Studies and Harvard University. Peter has 17 years experience in Novo Nordisk, where he has worked in senior positions Denmark and abroad.

Sergey Pigarev
Sergey Pigarev
CTO

Sergey holds a PhD in International Economy and has 17 years of experience in managing multinational research and development projects (nonclinical, clinical, cmc).

Henning Arboe
Henning Arboe
Administration & Project Manager

Henning has extensive practical experience in HR, and has worked as Manager for several international companies.

Helen Schierbeck
Helen Schierbeck
VP Business Development

Helen holds a M.Sc. in Biochemistry from the University of Copenhagen.
Helen has 25 years experiences in leading international commercial positions in companies like Novo Nordisk, Dupont, Agilent and Chr. Hansen.

Andrey Panchenko
Andrey Panchenko
Nonclinical Research

Andrey holds a degree of Medical Doctor from Pavlov Saint Petersburg State Medical University, PhD in pathophysiology and oncology.
More than 50 papers in medical journals in the field of pathology and oncology.

Tea Kirkegaard Nielsen
Tea Kirkegaard Nielsen
Research & Development

PhD and M.Sc. Molecular Biology
Experienced Research And Development Scientist with a demonstrated history of working in the Research and Pharmaceutical industry.

Meabco Board Members

Bent Østergaard
Bent Østergaard
Chairman

Bent Østergaard is the CEO of Lauritzen Fonden (LF) and was previously chairman of DFDS and J. Lauritzen. Lauritzen Fonden is parent company of the shipping companies J. Lauritzen (wholly owned) and DFDS (42,5% holding), as well as the private limited company LF Investment ApS (formerly Vesterhavet A/S and J. Lauritzen Holding A/S). LF Investment has holdings in companies in the oil analysis, measuring equipment, software, biotechnology and real estate sectors.

Hans Carl
Hans Carl
Member

Hans Carl, PhD, Secretary and former Chairman of Meabco, Chairman or board member of several companies and associations including chairman of an anti-cancer association. Regional coordinator of the French association on research of the side effects of radiation exposure. Former director in UNCTAD, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development.

Niels Boel Sørensen
Niels Boel Sørensen
Member

Cand.scient.pol., chairman of Kontiki Holding and an experienced investor in a number of companies. Niels Sørensen is on the board of 12 companies and has been on the Meabco Board since 2008.

Philip Nyholm
Philip Nyholm
Member

Philip Nyholm is a transactional / corporate lawyer and Managing Partner at DANDERS & MORE law firm. Philip Nyholm focuses on stock market law, company law, M&A as well as general commercial advice. Through a number of years, Philip has also been involved with several biotech companies and the challenges faced by this type of company.

Linda Sjöström
Linda Sjöström
Member

Linda Sjöström is an experienced senior executive in the pharmaceutical industry and investment partner in the venture capital industry investing in and developing biotech companies with the aim of an IPO or sale to industrial partners. Linda has acted as chairmen and board member in numerous Boards of Directors in DK, Europe and the US. Linda is educated as Master of Science in Chemical Engineering.