Employees

Bjørn K. Pedersen

Bjørn K. Pedersen

Managing Director

Bjørn studied Biochemistry and Cell Biology at the University of Oslo. Since 1974 he Worked in A/S E. Pedersen & Sønn, distributing laboratory supplies. In 1988 he founded Diatec Monoclonals. A/S E. Pedersen & Sønn was sold to Thermo Fisher in 2008 and Bjørn was a part of Fisher Scientific European Management Team until 2012. Bjørn has worked full time in Diatec Monoclonals since 2013.

Hanne Trømborg

Hanne Trømborg

Site Manager GMP

Hanne joined the Diatec team in January 2021. She has a M.Sc. in biotechnology from 1986 and has since then worked within the life science industry, gaining extensive experience within R&D, product, process and method development, customer business support, qualification and technology transfer under quality regulations, as well as project management and people management in large global organizations.

Truc Thi Røgeberg

Truc Thi Røgeberg

QA Director GMP
Elisabeth F. Pedersen

Elisabeth F. Pedersen

HR & Finance Manager

Elisabeth has a background from laboratory supplies and has experience in accounting, logistics and personnel from  working in A/S E. Pedersen & Sønn and Thermo Fisher Scientific. Since 2012 Elisabeth has worked full time in Diatec Monoclonals with accounting, logistics, HR and administration.

Marthe Bjune Heldal

Marthe Bjune Heldal

Production Manager GMP

Marthe is a bioengineer and came to Diatec in 2008. She started as a laboratory engineer and is now in charge of both ISO and GMP production at Diatec Monoclonals.

Lisa Lovén

Lisa Lovén

Project Director GMP
Mira H. Børstad

Mira H. Børstad

Site Manager ISO

Mira has a M.Sc in Molecular Bioscience and Immunology and joined the Diatec team in 2018. After 3 years as Key Account Manager she moved on to fill the position as Site Manager at our ISO production site.  Mira has a background from Basal Medical Research at Oslo University Hospital and a broad experience in sales and customer service from other industries.

Trine Olsen

Trine Olsen

QC Manager GMP

Trine joined the Diatec team in 2019 to develop the QC function at the GMP site. She has a M.Sc. in Analytical Chemistry from the University of Oslo and has more than 20 years experience from the life science industry within QC and regulatory, technology development, project management and quality assurance according to ISO9001, ISO14001 and ISO17025.

Olga Anna Osinska

Olga Anna Osinska

Senior QC Engineer

Olga Anna Osinska has a M. Sc. in Microbiology and over 15 years laboratory experience with mostly water and food analysis as a routine samples, assignments from industry, and research projects. She joined to the Diatec team in August 2021 to work in QC Services.

Anna Huk

Anna Huk

QA Manager ISO

Anna joined Diatec in 2021.
She has an MSc in Chemistry from the Gdansk University of Technology and a Ph.D. in Life Science from Paris Lodron University of Salzburg.
Anna has extensive working experience in regulated environments such as research organizations, pharmaceutical, and medical devices industries.
Her scientific expertise covers analytical method development, validation, technology transfer, instrument qualification, quality control, and stability studies.

Ann-Cicilie Joakimsen Svendsen

Ann-Cicilie Joakimsen Svendsen

Logistics Manager GMP
Jim Eero Lamppu

Jim Eero Lamppu

Facility Manager GMP

Jim joined Diatec in April 2021. He has a M. Sc. in biotechnology and a B. Sc. in chemical engineering. Jim has a broad background with experience ranging from industrial mechanic to production manager.

Nebojsa Perisic

Nebojsa Perisic

R&D Staff Scientist

Nebojsa joined Diatec in 2021.
He has an MSc in physical chemistry and a PhD in data analysis and bio-spectroscopy.
Nebojsa has long experience in highly-regulated industries such as pharmaceuticals and medical devices.
His scientific expertise cover analytics of big data, scaling up, and development of methods, processes and products.

Gudrun Yr Richstad

Gudrun Yr Richstad

Teamleader production GMP

Gudrun has a M.Sc in Molecular Bioscience for University of Oslo and has been with Diatec since 2018. She has previous experience in GMP manufacturing from Sykehusapotekene HF and startet at Diatec as a GMP operator. Now, Gudrun is our teamleader for GMP production.

Johanna Carolina L. Frydendal

Johanna Carolina L. Frydendal

Logistics Coordinator

Johanna has been with Diatec Monoclonals since 2014. She started as a laboratory assistant and later moved on to our logistics department. Since 2017 she has been our logistics coordinator and is responsible for inventory and suppliers.

Jan Egil Melvik

Jan Egil Melvik

R&D Manager GMP

Jan Egil has a PhD in Biophysics within Cancer Research and Radiology. He joined Diatec in 2015 and has extensive experience as a scientist and project manager. At Diatec, Jan Egil has held several positions within production and business development, before he became responsible for the R&D department.

Virginie Follin-Arbelet

Virginie Follin-Arbelet

R&D Manager ISO

Virginie has a M Sc. in food industry and nutrition from a French engineering school. After moving to Norway she obtained a PhD in cell biology within cancer research at the University of Oslo. She has been with Diatec Monoclonals since 2014 and has filled several positions within the company.  Now, Virginie is the R&D Manager at the ISO Site.

Øyvind Røe

Øyvind Røe

Laboratory Engineer

Øyvind has a M.Sc in Biochemistry and first came to Diatec in 1997. He has more than 20 years of experience from Biotechnology industry, both in ISO and GMP production. Øyvinds main area of focus is process and protein modification. When it comes to conjugations, Øyvind is our technical expert, but he also does QA/QC work.