It is a pleasure to introduce our new experts

News • 12.04.2021

Malena Skogman is the newest member of the GDP team. Malena has a Master’s degree in Biochemistry and a Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Biosciences. She is an Adjunct Professor of Pharmaceutical Microbiology. Malena has previously worked as a postdoctoral researcher in the Faculty of Pharmacy.

Adele Ignatius, the newest member of the Pharmacovigilance team, is finishing up her pharmacist studies. She has previous work experience in the pharmaceutical industry.

The Medical Language and Communications team welcomes Carita Koskinen (M.A., Folklore studies and Scandinavian Languages). Carita has also studied Document Management and Archiving at Åbo Akademi. Carita has diverse experience in various translation and interpreting duties.

The newest member of the Market Access team, Santtu-Matti Mäkelä, has a Master’s degree in Health Sciences.  He has previously worked as a Health Economist Trainee at Roche, managing the localization of health economics modeling, literature reviews, RWD projects and other market access tasks.

Pharmacist Jussi Rysä joins the Sales and Marketing team. He has diverse experience in various sales, marketing and business administration roles in the pharmaceutical industry and his past employers include Amgen, Roche and Mundipharma.

The Regulatory Services team welcomes Pharmacist Katri Kosonen (M.Sc., Microbiology) and Pharmacist Miika Jormanainen. Katri recently graduated from the Drug Discovery and Development programme of the Institute of Biomedicine in the University of Turku. Her previous work experience includes regulatory affairs coordination and quality assurance duties at Vitabalans. Miika is finishing up his Master’s thesis on industrial pharmacy. Miika’s previous employers include the Finnish Medicines Agency Fimea where he worked as a Marketing Authorisation coordinator.

We warmly welcome our newest recruits!