Hanna Kotola, Vice President of Legal Affairs, has been appointed to undertake the wider role of Quality & Regulatory Affairs, in addition to her current role at Nexstim.
Hanna will assume the new position of Vice President Legal, Quality & Regulatory Affairs with immediate effect. She joined Nexstim in June 2017 as Vice President of Legal Affairs and has broad international experience having held senior Legal and HR positions in Polar Electro Oy, Digita Oy and Nokia Oyj.
Hanna will be supported in her new extended role by Anna Honkanen, Senior Manager, Quality & Regulatory Affairs. Anna Honkanen has various relevant experience, most recently as an entrepreneur, consulting on quality management systems and regulatory affairs in In Vitro Diagnostic and medical devices companies. Prior to this, Anna acted as Vice President, Quality Management at Orion Diagnostica Oy, a Finnish producer for diagnostic tests systems, and as Director, Quality and Human Resources and Director, Quality Assurance at Oy Medix Biochemica Ab, a Finnish manufacturer of antibodies and diagnostic tests. Anna will join Nexstim on 17th October.
“We are delighted to appoint Hanna Kotola to the position of Vice President Legal, Quality & Regulatory Affairs where she is well positioned to ensure the highest quality standards within Nexstim. We also look forward to welcoming Anna Honkanen to our Quality & Regulatory Affairs team. With these appointments, we are well positioned to progress our current and future regulatory filings as part of our strategy to commercialise the NBT System for therapeutic applications in the US,” said Martin Jamieson, Chairman and CEO, Nexstim.