Martin Lindgren comes to Ashfield with over 15 years’ experience from leading positions within the Life Science sector.
“I have followed Ashfield’s growth for several years through various positions in my time within the pharmaceutical industry. It will be a brand new challenge in my new role to work with business development in a market that is constantly evolving”, says Martin Lindgren.
In the position as Business Development Manager, Martin replaces Niklas Eriksson, who moving forward will work as Senior Consultant looking closely at performance excellence and consulting, both of which have seen positive growth over the past two years. Internally at Ashfield Nordic, Martin will be a member of the Nordic business development team led by Anton Ekblom, Nordic BD Director.
“We are very pleased to have Martin Lindgren on board. Martin has a solid understanding of the Nordic market and a breadth of experience ranging from the launch of new pharmaceuticals to development of high-performance teams” says Anton Ekblom.
Ashfield Nordic has approximately 100 employees in the Nordic region and has seen significant growth over the past four years. Ashfield is the market leading provider of outsourcing services within sales, marketing and medical communications in the pharmaceutical industry and the Medtech sector in the region.
Alongside the recruitment of Martin Lindgren to our office in Stockholm, we have also recruited Annika Himberg and Kati Vierikko to our office in Espoo, Finland. Annika joins the team as BD Manager and Head of Operations for Ashfield’s Finnish operations, which has approximately 20 employees. Annika Himberg has most recently, held a position as Business Unit Manager at Abbvie and has over 13 years of experience within the pharmaceutical industry in Finland. Kati Vierikko joins Ashfield as Sales and Marketing Assistant, in which she will be responsible for supporting the Finish office in functions such as sales, marketing and HR. “We are very happy to welcome Annika Himberg and Kati Vierikko into our Finnish operation and wish them well in their future careers with Ashfield” says Anton Ekblom.
“With a new five-year strategy and a reinforced team structure in the Nordic countries, our goal is to develop our partnership with our clients further, through providing enhanced expertise which ensures that we exceed the high expectations that we facing today. Our new recruits fill an essential function to achieve this” explained Helena Nyrén, Managing Director.
For further information, please contact:
Nordic CEO, Ashfield Nordic AB
+46 (0)706 77 21 96