Our Team & Advisory

At CARTANA we strive to constantly deliver novel and cutting edge technology to equip researchers with revolutionising ISS tools to propel discoveries

Malte Kühnemund

Executive Vice President, Research & Development and Business Development head

Ph.D., Molecular Medicine, Uppsala University (Sweden). Oversees company Operations, Financing, Marketing & Sales, Business Development and R&D.

Johan Banér

Vice President Operations

Ph.D., Molecular Medicine, Uppsala University (Sweden). Oversees Technology and Core service development, R&D and In Situ Sequencing service facility.

Jessica Östlin

R&D Senior Scientist

Ph.D., Medicine, Uppsala University (Sweden).
Oversees R&D and Assay development.

Anezka Niesnerova

Laboratory Technician

Mgr., Medical Genetics and Molecular Diagnostics; Masaryk University (Czech Republic) Oversees In Situ Sequencing service facility, customer projects and quality control

Alexia Tok

Marketing and communication specialist

Biomedical Engineering, National University of Singapore & National Overseas College Stockholm. Oversees Marketing Projects.

Sina Killguss

Master Thesis’s student

B.Sc. Molecular Biotechnology, Heidelberg University (Germany).

Marten Winge

CEO

MSc – 30 years of experience from commercialization of life science technology", Co-founder and board member of Olink, chairman Halo Genomics and CEO of Proxeon

Xiaoyan Qian

R&D Senior Scientist

Ph.D., Molecular Biology, Stockholm University (Sweden). Oversees R&D, Probe design, Assay development, and Image & Data analysis.

Iván Hernández

Senior Scientist

Ph.D., Biochemistry, Stockholm University (Sweden). Oversees R&D, Probe design and Assay development.

Anton Björninen

Scientist Operations

M.Sc, Applied Biotechnology, Uppsala University (Sweden) Oversees In Situ Sequencing service facility, customer projects and quality control

Johanna Stergiadou

Field Scientist

M.Sc., Biomedicine, Karolinska Institutet (Sweden). Oversees Sales and Customer Relations.

Shiva

Chief attention seeker

Francesca Bignami

Vice President Marketing

Ph.D., Medicine, Health Innovations and Bioentrepreneurship, Karolinska Institutet (Sweden). Oversees Marketing, Financing & Business Development.

Mats Bergstrom

Vice President Sales

Oversees Sales and Customer Relations

Toon Verheyen

Senior Scientist

Ph.D., Biomedical Sciences, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (Belgium). Oversees R&D and Quality Control.

Jana Lalakova

Senior Scientist Operations

Ph.D., Biomolecular Chemistry, Masaryk University (Czech Republic). Oversees In Situ Sequencing service facility and customer projects

Morgane Rouault

Senior Applications Scientist

Ph.D., Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of Nice Sophia-Antipolis (France)
Oversees Technical Support and Applications

Board of Directors

Anders Nordström, Chairman
 Senior Business Advisor

https://www.linkedin.com/in/anders-nordstr%C3%B6m-42120110/

 

Mats Nilsson, Ph.D., Professor
Scientific director at SciLifeLab Stockholm

https://www.linkedin.com/in/mats-nilsson-39a84025/

 

Simon Fredriksson, Ph.D.
 CEO Genagon Therapeutics, Former CEO Olink Biosciences

https://www.linkedin.com/in/simon-fredriksson-4a90196/

 

Nina Forsberg, Ph.D., MBA
Marketing Director at Vironova AB

https://www.linkedin.com/in/forsbergnina/

 

Pär Nordstrom 
Investment Manager at Almi Invest AB

https://www.linkedin.com/in/par-nordstrom-7a399b9/

Advisors

Sten LinnarssonPh.D., Professor
Head of the Single Cell Analysis Facility at SciLifeLab

https://staff.ki.se/people/stelin

 

Jens Hjerling-LefflerPh.D.
Associate Professor of Neuroscience at Karolinska Institute

https://www.linkedin.com/in/hjerlingleffler/

 

Rongqin KePh.D., Professor
Huaqiao University

https://www.linkedin.com/in/rongqin-ke-692a3538/

 

Thomas HaulingPh.D.
University College London

https://www.linkedin.com/in/thomas-h-156467a/

Career

We are always looking for brilliant and talented people to join CARTANA team. So please send your application at jobs@cartana.se