In time for the European BIO meeting in Copenhagen, NDA Group, is expanding the physical presence in Denmark with the appointment of Katja Gustafsson as Senior Consultant.
The company will be working closely with clients in the region. The news follows several recent announcements of the company’s expansions in Europe and the US.
Katja is joining NDA’s Professor Steffen Thirstrup, Director of NDA’s regulatory Advisory Board in Copenhagen.
“We’re delighted to be joined by Katja in Copenhagen, further reinforcing our commitment to Nordic life science and the incredible development that we see in the Medicon Valley region. Even though the Nordics is the cradle of NDA and we’ve had a strong presence in the market through our Stockholm office, there is nothing like having feet on the ground when it comes to serving our clients,” said Johan Strömquist, CEO of NDA Group.
Consultant and client interface
In her role as Senior Consultant, Katja will work closely with companies in the Copenhagen / Malmö / Lund region and act as client liaison, in addition to serving the need for professional regulatory development advice. Together with Prof. Thirstrup, Katja will ensure that the region’s clients gain access to the wealth of intelligence, advice and support represented by the capabilities of the NDA Group. Both Katja and Prof. Thirstrup will be available to meet with companies at the BIO Europe meeting in Copenhagen 5th– 7th November.
“Copenhagen is my home and I’m delighted to see the vibrant activity in the region. With the expansion of NDA’s capabilities in Denmark we will be able to support the region even better in its growth and innovation. This can only be good news for patients,” said Prof. Thirstrup.
Different roles in Global Regulatory Affairs
Katja joins NDA from Ferring Pharmaceuticals, where she has spent the last 18 years in different roles in Global Regulatory Affairs. Her previous role was as Associate Director in Life Cycle Management and Urology. Katja has been regulatory lead and team member for several development projects and driving global submissions and approvals for various pharmaceutical products. She has a MSc (Pharm) from the Royal Danish School of Pharmacy.
”Katja’s energy, professionalism and long international experience will be a great asset for the NDA team as well as for our clients. We are very much looking forward to continuing our expansion in the Medicon Valley with her support,” said Margareta Busk, General Manager, NDA Nordics.