About Us

The Board and Management

Leif Nilsson

Chairman of the Board, CEO

M.Sc in Polymer chemistry, Lund, Sweden.
50 years of polymer experience in coating and plastics.
Has been working as CEO in several international companies. At present chairman of the board or board member in four different plastic companies. Also board member in STEPS, a Mistra funded project at Lund University.

Sang-Hyun Pyo

Board member, Co-founder and CTO

Associate Professor, Senior Scientist, Ph.D.
Biotechnology, Department of Chemistry
Faculty of Engineering (LTH), Ph.D.

Rajni Hatti-Kaul

Board member, Co-founder

Professor in Biotechnology, Lund University, since 2004.
Master of Science; PhD in Biochemistry University of Bombay, India.
Programme Director of Sustainable Plastics and Transition Pathways (STEPS), a Mistra funded multidisciplinary research programme at Lund University. Director of International Master Programme in Biotechnology at LU. Co-founder and Board member of two other start-ups. Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of Toulouse White Biotechnology, Toulouse, France.

Christine Widstrand

Board member

Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry from Lund University.
Christine Widstrand is currently CEO at LU Holding AB.
With a background as CEO and founder of several Biotech Companies, she has gained over twenty years of experience in business development, venture capital raising, international sales and marketing, licensing and organisational and quality management.
Dr Widstrand has many years of experience in board work, both as a member and as a Chairman.

Karin Öhgren Gredegård

Board member

Ph.D. in Chemical engineering at Lund University.
Long experience from business development and sales of both products and projects within sustainable industries.