Magnus Persson, MD, PhD


Magnus Persson brings 20 years of international experience from leadership in Life Science innovation, development and financing and has been a Partner in two Life Sciences Venture Capital firms, one with its base in Sweden and with global reach and one in The Bay Area in California. He has a long experience from medicine, life sciences and biotech financing including leading development teams of Phase II and III programs in the Pharmaceutical Industry. He has founded, and led private as well as public biotech and medtech companies as Chairman of the Board, Board Director and CEO in the Nordic Countries, Europe and USA. All in all, Magnus has more than 100 Board years in the life science industry and has led audit and remuneration committees and several successful recruitment processes for senior management positions. Magnus brings a vast international network in the science and biotech financing communities.