Business Wire

Micreos Pharmaceuticals Welcomes Trine Ahlgreen and Carsten Edwards to Its Executive Team to Accelerate Its Next Phase of Development

Share

Micreos Pharmaceuticals today announces the expansion of its leadership team to include Trine Ahlgreen as Chief Business Officer and Carsten Edwards as Chief Development Officer. Their significant leadership experience within large, global pharmaceutical organisations will enable Micreos to accelerate the journey of developing viable alternatives to traditional antibiotics in select medical indications by leveraging proprietary endolysin technology, which selectively targets and kills harmful bacteria while preserving the rest of the microbiome.

This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220405005632/en/

To view this piece of content from mms.businesswire.com, please give your consent at the top of this page.

Micreos Pharmaceuticals welcomes Trine Ahlgreen and Carsten Edwards to its executive team. (Photo: Business Wire)

The addition of Trine Ahlgreen and Carsten Edwards to the senior team represents an important step forward in building the strategic capabilities to make the right choices in the months and years ahead.

As Chief Business Officer, Trine Ahlgreen is responsible for building-out the pharmaceutical business strategy including commercial input into the development program and the selection & prioritisation of new indications where bacteria are the underlying pathogen. She will also be responsible for forging partnerships with pharma and diagnostic companies to design the go-to-market strategies and deliver solutions to improve patient standards-of-care. Trine has spent the last 20 years at Novo Nordisk in various geographies leading marketing and sales operations across the company’s portfolio.

Carsten Edwards brings 30 years of diverse experience in value, access, pricing, and health economics outcomes functions across companies including Novo Nordisk, AbbVie, and Bristol-Myers Squibb. Carsten has also worked in consultancy and is a recognised expert in drug development and the data packages required to secure global patient access. As Chief Development Officer, Carsten will lead Micreos Pharmaceuticals’ entire drug development programs, including pre-clinical, analytical methods development, API manufacturing, and drug formulation development, to optimise therapeutic effect and to maximise patient outcomes

“We are delighted to expand our senior team at this critical moment in the Micreos

Pharmaceuticals’ journey and to attract people of the calibre of Carsten and Trine into our organisation. They are among the very best people in our industry,” said Matt Regan, CEO of Micreos Pharmaceuticals, who joined the company in October 2021. “Trine and Carsten bring significant pharmaceutical industry experience, success, and know-how that will help us to make the right choices in early drug discovery and in our pharmaceutical development programs to ensure that we are raising the standards of care for patients in our selected disease areas.”

About Micreos Pharmaceuticals

Micreos Pharmaceuticals develops new biological therapies based on the targeted killing of unwanted bacteria, which has medical potential in a broad range of applications. The company is viewed as a global leader in this field. Its proprietary endolysin technology has been created together with the Swiss Federal Technology Institute, ETH in Zurich.

Micreos Pharmaceuticals is located in Zug, Switzerland and has a Drug discovery / Technology research centre in Zurich, Switzerland with a Drug development & Clinical operation in Bilthoven in the Netherlands.

About Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR)

AMR is an issue of growing global importance which results in 750,000 deaths per year. It occurs when pathogens adapt so that the drugs used to treat infections become less effective. If not addressed, the spread of antibiotic-resistant pathogens could continue to rise, leading to highly dangerous superbugs. The number of annual global deaths from AMR is projected to increase to 10 million by 2050 — which is more people than die globally of cancer today – unless successful alternatives to antibiotics are developed.

Micreos Pharmaceuticals intends to play a very significant role in addressing AMR and the great unmet medical need for a safe alternative to antibiotics.

To view this piece of content from cts.businesswire.com, please give your consent at the top of this page.

Contact information

Melanie Stinn, Head of Corporate Communications
m.stinn@micreos.com
+49-151-2126-1437

About Business Wire

Business Wire
Business Wire
24 Martin Lane
EC4R 0DR London

+44 20 7626 1982http://www.businesswire.co.uk

(c) 2018 Business Wire, Inc., All rights reserved.

Business Wire, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is the global leader in multiplatform press release distribution.

Subscribe to releases from Business Wire

Subscribe to all the latest releases from Business Wire by registering your e-mail address below. You can unsubscribe at any time.

Latest releases from Business Wire

Deenova Keeps Up its Competitive Streak in France with 2 New Tender Awards at Hazebrouck and Mantes-La-Jolie17.5.2022 06:00:00 CEST | Press release

Deenova today announced that it continued its last 2 years market dominance in France with another net new RESAH competitive award for its D3 ACCED mechatronic solutions at Centre Hospitalier Hazebrouck near Dunkerque. Separately, Deenova is pleased to simultaneously announce add-on sales of 4 ASTUS cabinets to existing Deenova customer Centre Hospitalier François Quesnay de Mantes-La-Jolie. Loïc Bessin, Managing Director of Deenova in France stated: “Combining net new business awards at premier hospital groups like RESAH with Centre Hospitalier Hazebrouck, while at the same time earning the trust of additional add-on sales by previous Deenova customers such as Centre Hospitalier François Quesnay de Mantes-La-Jolie is self-evident proof of Deenova France maturity, showing a high level of continued satisfaction with our automation solutions amongst our existing customer base in France.” Christophe Jaffuel, Deenova Chief Commercial Officer, added: “I am extremely pleased to continue to w

Import Prohibition in Europe as Result of Search and Seizure by French Court17.5.2022 02:00:00 CEST | Press release

Seoul Viosys (“SVC”) (KOSDAQ: 092190), a subsidiary of Seoul Semiconductor Co., Ltd., has won a patent litigation against a European home appliance distributor that infringed its Violeds technology. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220516005048/en/ Violeds technology applied to air purification solutions (Graphic: Business Wire) In February 2022, Seoul Viosys filed patent litigation against FTHMM International B.V., a Netherlands trading company, in The Hague District Court of the Netherlands, seeking a preliminary injunction against the sales of infringing UV LED products. The asserted patent relates to Violeds technology that can effectively disinfect water, air space, and surfaces by using ultraviolet lights. According to the cease and desist declaration approved by the court, FTHMM acknowledged infringing Seoul Viosys’ patent and will be required to cease all sales of infringing UV LED products and destroy

Conviva Announces Streaming Audience Measurement Standard Leveraging Comprehensive, Continuous, Census-level Technology16.5.2022 20:21:00 CEST | Press release

Conviva, the Continuous Measurement Analytics platform for streaming media, today announces it will unveil a streaming audience measurement standard to be released for general availability at CES 2023. This expansion is in partnership with premium streaming providers using Conviva’s real-time cloud sessionization technology. The new standard provides census-level streaming audience ad packaging and measurement that is complimentary and interoperable with linear TV allowing streaming providers to compete at scale with the digital walled gardens solutions competing for ad budgets today. Conviva’s platform currently processes nearly 3 trillion streaming data events daily, supporting more than 500 million unique viewers watching 200 billion streams per year across 4 billion applications streaming on devices. “Audience measurement represents the streaming industry’s biggest opportunity and Conviva’s technology definitively unlocks its potential,” comments Keith Zubchevich, CEO of Conviva. “

Verimatrix Anti-Piracy and Threat Defense Experts To Highlight Latest Innovations at CABSAT and TT CS16.5.2022 17:45:00 CEST | Press release

Regulatory News: Verimatrix, (Euronext Paris: VMX), the leader in powering the modern connected world with people-centered security, today announced participation in two leading conferences this month: European Medical Device and Diagnostic Software Development and Compliance Conference (TT CS) – May 17-18 – Brussels, Belgium TT CS is Europe’s only dedicated conference for medtech cybersecurity professionals. Held at the Sheraton Brussels Airport Hotel, the event features two Verimatrix speakers. Nicole Lua, sales director, is scheduled to serve as moderator for a “Security By Design” roundtable at 1:35 p.m. on May 17. Neal Michie, director of product management, is scheduled to discuss the prevention of threats associated with unmanaged and quasi-managed devices during a session slated for 10:15-10:50 a.m. on May 18. CABSAT – May 17-19 – Dubai, UAE CABSAT is the most established and respected trade platform for broadcast, satellite, entertainment content & digital media sectors across

“Our Future is Light” Campaign Kicks off 2022 International Day of Light16.5.2022 17:03:00 CEST | Press release

An action-packed video styled as a blockbuster-movie trailer provides the linchpin for this year’s International Day of Light (IDL) campaign, “Our future is light. Play your part.” Released today, Day of Light features diverse characters successfully solving global-level problems using photonics-enabled technologies. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220516005150/en/ Sponsored by SPIE, Optica, and IEEE Photonics Society, this year’s International Day of Light celebration showcases exciting, critical career opportunities in optics and photonics. (Graphic: Business Wire) Three professional societies – SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics, IEEE Photonics Society, and Optica, Advancing Optics & Photonics Worldwide – partnered to create the video and the accompanying 2022 IDL campaign. “Our future is light. Play your part” promotes the importance of light-based technologies and interesting careers