Fredrik Lindblad (M. Sc., MBA) – CEO
Fredrik Lindblad, born 1967, has since August 2016 been CEO of BiBBInstruments and a member of the Board from September 2013 to August 2016. Lindblad has a background in marketing and business development focusing on life science companies in the early stages. Fredrik Lindblad is also a member of Board of Directors of QuickCool AB and former CEO of BioActive Polymers 2011-2017 and CEO of QuickCool AB 2004-2010. Lindblad served as Marketing Manager for medical technology company Jostra AB (included in the Getinge Group) 2000-2004.
Fredrik Lindblad owns 259 556 shares in BiBBInstruments, corresponding to approximately 3.2 % of votes and capital in the Company.
Dr. Charles Walther (MD, PhD) – Founder of BIBBInstruments/Chief Medical Officer
Dr. Charles Walther, born 1974, is a senior consultant in pathology and clinical cytology at Skåne University Hospital in Lund, Sweden. He founded BibbInstruments in 2013 and was CEO until august 2016. Dr. Walther is the inventor of EndoDrill® technology and other tumor biopsy instruments. In clinical practice, his main field is cytology and biopsy sampling. Dr. Walther is a researcher and has conducted his PhD in tumor genetics at the Department of Clinical Genetics at Lund University. As a result of his clinical work and research projects, he has developed new unique methods and instruments for cancer diagnostics. In 2012 Dr. Walther won TV4’s “The Inventors” with the first version of the EndoDrill® instrument.
Charles Walther (via Company) owns 3 360 137 shares in BiBBInstruments AB, corresponding to approximately 40.5% of the votes and capital the Company.
Dr Stephan Dymling (M. Sc., PhD) – Chief Technology Officer
Dr. Stephan Dymling was born in 1955 and has since September 2013 been member of the Board of BiBBInstruments. Stephan Dymling has experience from several senior positions in medical technology companies for cancer treatment and other therapeutic areas, such as Siemens Life Support Systems (today part of Getinge), ProstaLund, SpectraCure, Medical Vision and Clinical Laserthermia System. Dr. Dymling has specialized in the development of medical equipment and also has a background as head of the biomedical department at Skåne University Hospital in Lund.
Stephan Dymling owns, privately and via Allinug AB, 231 250 shares in BiBBInstruments AB, corresponding to approximately 2.8 % of votes and capital in the Company.
Professor Bruno Walther (MD, Professor) – Chief Scientific Officer
Professor Bruno Walther, born 1945, has since September 2013 been a member of the Board of BiBBInstruments. Professor Walther is a highly experienced surgeon at Skåne University Hospital in Lund and specializes in tumor surgery in the stomach and esophagus. He was trained in esophageal surgery in Chicago by the late Professor David B. Skinner. Professor Bruno Walther is co-author of over 150 surgical publications and is author of 16 chapters in surgical textbooks in upper GI surgery. Professor Walther has been a member of the Board of the European Surgical Association (ESA) since 2010.
Bruno Walther owns 193 315 shares in BiBBInstruments AB, corresponding to approximately 2.3 % of votes and capital in the Company.
Katarina Arén (BSc, Reg Nurse) – Nordic Sales Director
Katarina Arén, born in 1976, has since January 2018 been Nordic Sales Director for BiBBInstruments. Katarina is educated critical care nurse and has in addition to clinical work as a critical care nurse, worked with sales and education at Abbot Vascular/ Abbott Scandinavia AB, Mediplast AB and Concateno Scandinavia AB. Prior to working for BiBBInstruments Katarina worked as a Territory Manager at Olympus Sverige AB in charge of training and selling Olympus EndoTherapy products.
Katarina Arén owns 5 700 shares in BiBBInstruments AB, corresponding to approximately 0,1 % of votes and capital in the Company.