LINK Medical has announced the appointment of Marte Fjelle as Director of Human Resources.
Marte will begin her Oslo-based position on October 1st and will lead the company’s HR efforts across all Northern European offices. She will work to attract, develop and maintain a highly competent CRO team by implementing robust development plans for all company employees from 2020 and onwards, states the company.
“I am very excited to begin my new role as Director of Human Resources and to meet the many employees around Northern Europe,” said Marte Fjelle. “I aim to contribute to the company’s continued sustainable growth and success through working with management to implement good people processes. A desire to develop is within human nature, and if you develop an individual’s skills, the company will develop alongside them. This will have a real impact on both employees and the customers they serve.”
“Tangible benefits for our clients”
Marte has longstanding experience in the field of HR, focusing on personal and career development. She joins LINK Medical after six years as an HR Director at AbbVie, where she worked to create an attractive environment for recruiting and retaining employees. Through implementation of employee surveys and workshops, her contributions led to improved feedback and reduced turnover. AbbVie was awarded 1st place in the Great Place to Work rankings in 2014, 2017 and 2018.
“Marte’s appointment will lead to tangible benefits for our clients,” said Torkild Stenbock, COO at LINK Medical. “Our company is successful because of the people that work here, and we have therefore recruited one of the best people in the industry to lead our HR department. Her plans to continually develop our competent team with the most up-to-date skills will ensure that our clients can tap into the very best resources available in the industry.”