About Dicot

Board

Lars Jonsson, M.D., Ph.D., Chairman of the board

Lars Jonsson is MD and has a PhD in anesthesia and intensive care. In addition to a long-term clinical and academic experience, Lars Jonsson has since 1998 been CEO at Uppsala University holding company, UUAB, which works with commercialization of research. As a result, he has been involved in over 90 start-ups and spin-outs from Uppsala University, many of which he has had board and chairman positions.

Lars Jonsson can be reached on telephone +46-70-626 99 30.

Jarl Wikberg, M.D., Ph.D., Board member

Jarl Wikberg is MD and has a doctorate from Linköping University in Medical Pharmacology. He has a long academic experience holding research and teaching positions at several universities. Presently he holds a part time position as senior professor of Pharmaceutical Pharmacology at Uppsala University. On top of this Jarl Wikberg is the founder of several companies relating to the pharmaceutical industry. Wikberg has a long experience in research and has extensive scientific production. Wikberg is the founder of Dicot and the discoverer of LibiguinTM. In addition to his work as a member of the Board, he is Chief Scientific Officer in Dicot.

Lena Söderström, M.Sc., Board member

Lena Söderström holds a M.Sc. in medical science from Uppsala University as well as an Executive MBA from the same university. Lena Söderström is President of Senzime and has 30 years of experience from senior positions in international pharmaceutical and medical technology companies. She has extensive experience from leading positions in project management, business development, international marketing and manufacturing. She is a representative of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce, and board member of Uppsala University Holding AB (UUAB) and SLU Holding AB.    

Mikael von Euler, M.D., Ph.D., Board member

Mikael von Euler has a doctorate at Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm. Dr. von Euler is an oncologist with more than 25 years experience in the pharmaceutical industry. He was previously CMO at Oncos Therapeutics (now Targovax) and Chief Medical Officer and SVP at Aprea Therapeutics. Dr. von Euler has had several senior positions in major pharmaceutical companies: Cluster Head at Roche / Genentech, Vice President Oncology Europe at GlaxoSmithKline, and Global Product Director for Arimidex / Nolvadex at AstraZeneca.

Management Team

Göran Beijer, M.C.E., CEO

Göran Beijer is CEO of Dicot and heads Dicot's management team. He has more than 30 years experience from the Life Sciences, with experience in production, research, business development and management. Göran Beijer has worked in Dicot since 2016/17 and since April 2018 as CEO..

Göran Beijer can be reached on telephone +46-70-663 60 09.

Jarl Wikberg, M.D., Ph.D., CSO

Jarl Wikberg is Chief Scientific Officer (CSO) of Dicot. Jarl Wikberg is the discoverer of LibiguinTM, now in development of Dicot. He has a long-standing scientific background in Pharmacology and Drug Development, with well over 300 scientific publications, including articles, reviews, book chapters and books, and many accepted drug patents. He has a long-standing experience from both the pharmacy industry and academia. In Dicot, Jarl Wikberg is leading the scientific developments of LibiguinTM, in particular in relation to pharmacology and biology.

Jacob Westman, Ph.D., CTO

Jacob Westman is Chief Technical Officer (CTO) of Dicot. Jacob Westman holds a PhD in Organic Chemistry from Stockholm University and has more than 25 years experience from the pharmaceutical industry. He has taken several chemical compounds from early discovery through the preclinical and clinical phases. Jacob Westman also has a broad experience of patenting and is inventor and co-inventor of more than 35 patent families in the field of pharmaceutical chemistry. Jacob Westman has been enrolled in Dicot since the founding of the company. His work now encompasses pharmaceutical chemistry, preclinical developments aiming for the forthcoming clinical trials of LibiguinTM. Jacob Westman also serve as patent expert in Dicot.

Bengt Norvik, CFO

Bengt Norvik is Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Dicot. He received his degree in economy from Uppsala University. Bengt Norvik has more than thirty years of experience as Chief Financial Officer in both listed and startup companies in the Life Science area and in the IT industry. Bengt Norvik's work in Dicot involves controlling Dicot's economy, issuing financial reports and supporting Dicot's CEO in market communications and financial legal issues.

Key Opinion Leader

Kerstin Fugl-Meyer, Professor, Ph.D., Key Opinon Leader

Kerstin Fugl-Meyer us Adjunct Professor of Social Work, especially Clinical Sexology, at the Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society of the Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden. She is a productive researcher with 140 scientific publications and has worked in clinical research including participating in clinical trials. Professor Fugl-Meyer is enrolled as Key Opinon Leader for Dicot on consultancy basis, giving advice in the areas of Sexology, Clinical Trials and aiding Dicot in setting up Clinical Networks.

Auditor

Lars Kylberg, Authorized Public Accountant

Lars Kylberg, PwC Sweden, is Auditor for Dicot. He has over 20 years of experience in auditing. He has been an auditor in Dicot AB since 2017. Lars Kylberg has extensive experience from both development companies and companies whose shares are listed or admitted to trading.

Lars Kylberg is reached on:
Direct Phone: +46 (0) 10 2126047
Mobile: +46 (0) 709 295138
Fax: +46 (0) 10 2136047
Email: lars.kylberg@pwc.com