Carl Johan Sundberg
Board member since 2015 (board member of Saniona A/S since 2016)
Carl Johan Sundberg (born 1958) is a physician and professor with extensive experience in healthcare entrepreneurship, investment and communication. He currently serves as the Chair of the Department of Learning, Informatics, Management & Ethics at the Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm. He also currently serves as a board member for Arne Ljungqvist Anti-doping Foundation AB and Medkay Konsulting AB.
Sundberg’s affiliation with Karolinska Institutet spans over 30 years and includes work in molecular and applied exercise physiology, medical innovation and bioentrepreneurship. He also cofounded and managed Karolinska Investment Fund, a EUR 60 million biomedicine venture capital fund. His communications experience includes previous working periods with Svenska Dagbladet (a large morning daily) and ABC Television, U.S. He serves in membership and advisory positions with the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences, Swedish Professional Associations for Physical Activity, Research!Sweden and the International Olympic Committee Medical Commission. Sundberg earned his medical degree and Ph.D. from Karolinska Institutet. Previous board positions include Cobra Biologics Holding AB, Hypercure Medical AB, Karolinska Development AB and NsGene A/S.
Sundberg is independent in relation to both Saniona and its management as well as major shareholders. He holds 49,800 shares; 4,000 warrants in the warrant program 2018/2024; 4,000 warrants in the warrant program 2019/2023; and 77,000 warrants in the warrant program 2020/2024.