New Chairman of the Board

Pharmetheus welcomes Magnus Forsbrand as new chairman of the Board. His experiences as CEO, developing business, and from serving as board member for high-growth companies will further guide Pharmetheus on its exciting journey. Magnus Forsbrand has gotten to know Pharmetheus during the past year. His ambitions for the company are clear:  

“Pharmetheus will keep the large customer focus, while continuing its growth trajectory – and increased internationalization.”

Magnus Forsbrand adds:


“The way Pharmetheus is fostering collaboration, while delivering at highest quality, is remarkable. That, and the leadership’s passion for people is what makes it such an interesting and delightful assignment.”


Mats Karlsson, advisor and co-founder, has served as chairman the past ten years, will continue as board member. He believes in the planned step towards professionalization of the board:


“For me, it has been a privilege to chair the Pharmetheus board. Given the successful organic growth, the job has been a true pleasure, while requiring diligence regarding  continuously improving the processes and retaining the culture. I’m looking forward to serving as a member of a board with a new constellation. Variability is enriching, in life as in science!” 


Magnus Forsbrand joined Pharmetheus’ Board of Directors 2022. He was elected chairman during the annual general meeting, March 28, 2023.