Berit Lindholm

Chief Executive Officer

Born 1965
Employed since 2015

Professional experience
COO Bluefish Pharmaceuticals AB Head of Planning, AstraZeneca Sweden Operations, Business Relationship Director Operations IT AstraZeneca, Director Global Project and Change Management AstraZeneca, Plant Manager Sterile Solutions Freeze dried products AstraZeneca AB, Manager CMC & Labelling QA/QC Pharmacia & Upjohn Pharma Mälardalen

BSc Pharm, Faculty of Pharmacy Uppsala University
Helsinki University – Faculty of Pharmacy
University of Warwick – Warwick Business School,UK

Anders Svensson

Chief Financial Officer

Born 1963
Employed since 2017

Professional experience
CFO, Bluefish Pharmaceuticals AB
CEO, Aura Light US Inc
CFO, Aura Light Group AB
Group Controller, Aura Light International AB
Consulting Manager, Simple Concepts Scandinavia AB

MBA, Australian Graduate School of Management, University of New
South Wales, Sydney, Australia
Master of Laws, University of Lund

Erik Ekman

Chief Operating Officer

Born 1972
Employed since 2017

Professional experience
COO, Bluefish Pharmaceuticals AB
Erik has more than 15 years of experience from the Pharmaceutical Industry, and had various leadership roles in Manufacturing, IT, Change Management, and Process Governance at AstraZeneca and earlier Cambrex. Erik has a background as a Management Consultant from CapGemini, Ernst&Young.

MSc in Industrial Engineering and Management, Linköpings Tekniska Högskola, Sweden Leadership training at Stockholm School of Economics, London Business School, and Warwick University.

Kim Kjornas

VP – Marketing

Born 1955
Employed since 2017

Professional experience
Exec. Director, Sales & Marketing, Europe, Actavis Director BD, Actavis Director, Sales & Marketing, PolyPeptide Marketing Manager, Nycomed

M.Sc. Pharm. University of Copenhagen Lean six-sigma (green belt)
Bachelor (HH) Accounting and Economics (Koebmandsskolen Copenhagen)
Statistics for experimenters (University of Copenhagen)

Astha Sehgal

Manager – Human Resources

Born 1984
Employed since 2016

Professional experience
Assistant Manager-Human Resources, MSD Wellcome Trust Hilleman Laboratories
Assistant Manager-Human Resources, Avon Beauty Products
Executive-Human Resources, Avon Beauty Products
Officer-Human Resources, Avon Beauty Products

MBA, Dayalbagh Educational Institute, India
BBA, Dayalbagh Educational Institute, India

Vlastimir Zeman

Business Development Director

Born 1969
Employed since 2017

Professional experience
Executive Director Sales & Marketing International, Actavis/Allergan Corporate Marketing Manager, Zentiva Group a.s. Marketing Manager, Coloplast A/S Sales Director, Novartis (CIBA Vision Division) Marketing Manager, Schering-Plough CEAG

Doctor of Medicine (MD) – State Committee Examination Charles
University Prague, Faculty of Medicine Plzeň, Czech Republic

Vivekanand Sundaramurthy

Head of Research & Development

Born 1977
Employed since 2011

Professional experience
Manager R&D formulation Bluefish Pharmaceuticals
Manager Formulation R&D, Shasun Pharmaceuticals,
Junior Manager Technology Transfer, Dr.Reddy’s Laboratories,
Scientist Formulation R&D, Fourrts India Ltd, Medreich Sterilab Ltd.

M. Pharm. Annamalai University
B. Pharm. Dr.M.G.R Medical University
Project Management Professional (Certified PMP)

Board of Directors

Gerald Engström


Born 1948
Chairman since 2010
President and CEO, Systemair AB

Technical college engineer, studies in economics,
Stockholm University

Other directorships
Director: Systemair AB, Hanza Holding AB, Färna Invest AB

Shareholding in Bluefish: 28 862 983 [1]

[1] Holdings privately or through companies as per 31 December 2015

Erika Kjellberg Eriksson

Board Director

Born 1962
Board Director since 2012
Partner Nexttobe AB


Other directorships
Board Chairman: Capilet Genetics AB, Lokon Pharma AB and Zetcity AB
Director: Linum AB, Lumina Adhesives AB, Q-linea AB and Tanea Medical AB

Shareholding in Bluefish: –

Karl Karlsson

Board Director

Born 1974
Founder of Bluefish Pharmaceuticals and Bord Director since 2005

Professional experience
President and CEO of Bluefish Pharmaceuticals 2005-2017
RDA Interactive LLC, 1997-2002, New York, USA

Studies- Owner/President Management Program at Harvard Business School, Boston, USA
Studies in Marketing and Business Administration, George Mason University, Virginia, USA

Shareholding in Bluefish: 7 720 000
Holdings of options in Bluefish: 330 000


Product Development

Contact us

Bluefish Pharmaceuticals AB
Gävlegatan 22
SE-113 30 Stockholm
Tel: +46 8 5191 1600
Fax: +46 8 5191 1690