Bionor Pharma appoints Vice President Business Development

Oslo, 19.05.2011. Bionor Pharma ASA has today appointed Frode Hellesnes as Vice President for Business Development.

Oslo, 19.05.2011

Bionor Pharma ASA has today appointed Frode Hellesnes as Vice President for Business Development.

This step is one among several measures planned to strengthen the Company’s capacity and ability to approach potential partners and enter into partnerships for clinical development and/or commercialization of its products.

Frode Hellesnes (age 50) has more than 20 years of experience from US-based global healthcare companies. From 1989 to 1996 Hellesnes was employed by Johnson & Johnson in various positions within the medical device sector. In the period 1997-2010 he was the General Manager of Schering Plough Norway, which he left after it was acquired by Merck & Co late 2009.

“We are glad that Frode Hellesnes now joins our senior management team”, says CEO Henrik Lund. “This strengthening of our business development capability demonstrates Bionor Pharma’s dedication to capitalize on our product portfolio by entering into collaboration with major pharma companies”.
 

Contact information:

Henrik Lund, CEO Bionor Pharma
+47 23 01 09 60
+47 90 97 12 19
hl@bionorpharma.com