About us


Team

Team

Karin Dahllöf - CEO

Karin Dahllöf

CEO

Karin has more than 25 years of experience in international medical technology companies including HemoCue, CellaVision, Bonesupport, Chromogenix (Sweden), EKF Diagnostics (UK) and Vidacare (the Netherlands). She has been working with subsidiaries, franchise companies and distributing partners all over the world. Starting out with international marketing, sales and product management, she has spent more and more time in strategic planning and business development.

Shareholding in Monivent: 50 953 shares

Maria Lindqvist - Co-founder / Business Developer

Maria Lindqvist

Co-founder / Business Developer

Maria has a bachelor’s degree from Industrial Engineering and Management. It was the strong interest in medicine and the process of starting up new businesses that brought her to the Chalmers School of Entrepreneurship, and together with Emma Wejedal and Caroline Blomqvist built the foundation of Monivent. Maria is today managing the business development in the project, strongly supported by the idea partners, the business advisors and the product development team.

Shareholding in Monivent: 243 250 shares

Thomas Pålsson - CFO

Thomas Pålsson

CFO

Thomas is a CFO Consultant with more than 20 years of experience within Life Science start-up companies including Arexis AB, merged into Swedish Orphan Biovitrum AB (publ), Pharmasurgics AB, merged into Promore Pharma AB (publ), and Integrum AB (publ). He has also spent 10 years as CFO/Business Controller in Albireo AB (associated company to AstraZeneca) listed at Nasdaq Composite in New York.

Shareholding in Monivent: 15 583 shares

Oscar Aurin - Product Developer

Oscar Aurin

Product Developer

Oscar graduated from Chalmers University of Technology and the Electrical Engineering program. He holds a master’s degree in Biomedical Engineering and spent his final semester developing Monivent’s second prototype as his master thesis. Oscar’s educational background, early engagement in the project together with a great interest in medical applications makes him a perfect fit for the position as product developer in Monivent, his full-time job since summer of 2014.

Antti Stålnacke - Product Developer

Antti Stålnacke

Product Developer

Antti holds a M.Sc. in Biomedical Engineering from Chalmers University of Technology. His interests lie in the fields of signal processing, data analysis, physical modelling and product development and he has previously worked at smaller med tech companies like Neoventa Medical AB and Medfield Diagnostics AB. This background makes Antti well suited to work on algorithms and signal processing here at Monivent.

Jon Whitmore - International Commercial Director

Jon Whitmore

International Commercial Director

Jon has more than 25 years of experience at senior international level with some of the world’s leading manufacturers of patient monitoring and medical devices in roles that include sales management, marketing and product management. Most recently he has been responsible for establishing and managing international distribution networks and developing relationships with key opinion leader for companies that include Masimo Inc. (US), Philips (Netherlands), and Nonin (US).

Philip-Jan Flebus - R&D Engineer

Philip-Jan Flebus

R&D Engineer

Philip-Jan holds a Bachelor of Science in Technical Engineering for Industrial Design from Malaga University, Spain, and a Bachelor of Science, major in Product Design Engineering, University of Skövde. His main interests lie in mechanical engineering, product development and CAD. Philip-Jan has previously held positions as Mechanical Engineer within R&D at Ericsson and a variety of medical technology companies like Ondosis, Essity and Wellspect. In his role as R&D Engineer he will also be responsible for company suppliers and manufacturing partners.

Maria Sipos - Commercial Product Manager

Maria Sipos

Commercial Product Manager

Maria holds a M.Sc in Business Administration and Economics from Halmstad University. She has more than 20 years of international sales and marketing experience from medical technology companies like HemoCue, XVIVO Perfusion and Vitrolife. Maria has a passion for delivering marketing and sales activities that not only provide customer value and brings customer insight, but also builds strong brand position and support for sales teams.

Martin Kurz - QA/RA Manager

Martin Kurz

QA/RA Manager

Martin holds a Master of Science in Engineering Biology from Linköping University. He has worked in different roles with quality assurance and regulatory affairs in the medical device industry for almost twenty years, in companies like Mölnlycke, Cochlear and Nobel Biocare. Martin brings broad experience and expertise suitable for developing quality management systems and achieving product approvals in new markets.