Press Release Date: 10/11/2007
Upfront Chromatography strengthens management team with appointment of CFO
Copenhagen 11th October 2007 - Upfront Chromatography A/S, the world´s leading developer of customised industrial-scale separation services today announced the appointment of Karsten Lindved as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) with immediate effect. Mr Lindved joins Upfront from Dan Net/MACH where he was Chief Financial Officer.
Mr Lindved has over 12 years of experience in senior financial positions. Previously Mr Lindved held a number of positions in companies owned by TDC Group, including Vice President Finance, Domestic Business at Tele Danmark, and CFO at TDC Internet. Mr Lindved has an MBA from Aarhus School of Business and qualified as a Chartered Public Accountant with Price Waterhouse in 1994.
"I am very pleased to welcome Karsten to Upfront. With his extensive experience in finance he will provide excellent leadership to our team and offer valuable guidance as our business grows," said Anders Weber, Upfront''''''''''''''''s Chief Executive Officer.
"In his 20 year career Karsten has worked in a number of large national companies and has significant experience as a Board member, which has prepared him to step into this role"
"Upfront is of considerable interest to the investment community and is based on a very exciting technology, which promises to make a significant impact across a range of industries. I am looking forward to the opportunity to help the Company build on its success and continue its growth into the future," Mr Lindved said.
About Upfront Chromatography
Upfront Chromatography A/S develops and manufactures innovative products and technologies for extraction and recovery of biotherapeutics, functional biomolecules, macromolecular complexes, and even living cells, directly from bioreactors and industrial side-streams.
For customised separation services, Upfront offers access to its proprietary Rhobust™, universal process platform combined with extensive technical and regulatory support. From a feasibility study to commissioning of the final installation, Upfront works with its customers to develop adsorbents, ligand chemistry, columns and other hardware to optimise process performance. Upfront are currently developing the world''''''''''''''''s largest chromatography system.
Upfront´s research, development and ISO9001-compliant manufacturing facility is situated in Copenhagen, Denmark. Please visit: www.upfront-dk.com
For further information, please contact:
At Upfront Chromatography:
Anders Weber, CEO
At Northbank Communications:
Ben Routley, Account Manager
Kathryn Robertson, Account Manager