Our Team

Team

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr Orest Lastow CEO and Head of R&D

PhD, Aerosol Physics

  • Over 25 years of inhalation experience, mainly from AstraZeneca
  • Inventor and former project director of AstraZeneca’s new inhalation product platform including, device development, formulation development, development of analytical methodology, process development, analytical validation and production of clinical trials supply
  • Inventor of 9 different inhalation devices and has worked on 13 different inhalation devices
  • Over 40 patents/patent applications
  • Frequently invited speaker to inhalation conferences and the author behind many publications and books
  • Co-author of ISO standard on inhalation devices
  • Teaches inhaled drug delivery at Lund University and Copenhagen University
  • Previously CEO and founder of MVIC AB (Medicon Valley Inhalation Consortium)

 

 

Richard Johnson Mechanical engineer

M.Sc. Medical Engineering

  • International work experience in research and industry within field of medical technology (GER, CN, SWE)
  • Worked in various fields of innovation and medical device development (respiratory, cardiac, biomaterials and imaging)
  • Major in medical device development and optical technologies

 

Fredrik Gunnarson Analytical development

  • 13 years of experience analysing inhalation products within Analytical chemistry at AstraZeneca.
  • Testing everything from concept prototypes to documenting products in GMP for NDA application.
  • Developed test equipment and performed testing within AstraZeneca new DPI platform.
  • Have worked 5 years within different medical device companies with product development, product testing and design control.

Carl Forslund Head of Industrial Design

MFA Industrial Design

  • Co-founder and owner of Zenit Design
  • Creative Director with 20 years of industrial design experience
  • Experience from a wide range of inhalation device design projects.Many design protections and patents
  • Winner of Red Dot award

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lars Arvidsson Head of device development

  • Over 17 years of inhalation experience, mainly from AstraZeneca
  • Device responsible for many AstraZeneca inhalation products
  • Has worked with over 10 different inhalation devices
  • Injection molding, tooling and polymer design expert
  • Co-inventor of AstraZeneca new DPI platform
  • Over 15 patents/patent applications

 

 

 

 

Mette Gross CFO

M.Sc. in Mathematics-Economics

  • 20 years experience in international finance
  • Accounting, controlling, legal, tax, IFRS, IR
  • Experience from listed companies

 

Peter Jennfors Mechanical engineer

M.Sc. Mechanical Engineering

  • Over 20 years of product development experience
  • Injection molding, tooling and polymer design expert
  • Experience from consumer products and mobile electronic

 

Dr Mikael Arinder VP Operations

PhD, Organic Chemistry

  • 8 years of inhalation experience, mainly from AstraZeneca
  • 17 years of project portfolio managment, project management, and line management experience within pharmaceutical development and medical device development in AstraZeneca, J&J, and Atos Medical
  • Former project director of AstraZeneca’s new inhalation product platform including: device development, formulation development, development of analytical methodology, process development, analytical validation and production of clinical trials supply
  • 15 years business experience of chemistry and analytical development, mainly from AstraZeneca
  • Author of 12 scientific and 8 conference publications
  • Frequently invited as examination board member at Ph.D. dissertations at Lund University
  • PMI member