Ingrid Heath becomes the new Vice President of the organization as from March 18 this year.
Heath has a background as a molecular biologist and journalist and has previously worked as Editor in Chief of Life Science Sweden and Läkemedelsvärlden. According to a statement from SwedenBIO Ingrid Heath will have operational responsibilities for policy issues and will among other tasks run internal and public discussions about the possibilities, prerequisites and needs of the industry.
“Through the competence in the industry I look forward to keep illuminating and debating the requirements of getting the most of the research that is being made. The challenges are many, at the same time the driving forces within the different companies have a great deal to give to society if they can just be given the right conditions,” said Ingrid Heath in a press release.