These milestones highlight Genis' commitment to research, development, intellectual property protection, and successful product launches, positioning the company as a prominent player in the field of chitin derivatives and its applications.
2007 - 2010
20 years of management experience in life science
Former head of Zymetech
Head of Healthcare at Novator, and Global Head of M&A at Actavis Group
Extensive international board experience
Broad international financial experience
Former Head of Treasury Risk Management at Volvo Cars, Portfolio Manager at Volvo Treasury, and Director of Pension Division at Glitnir Bank
MSc in Finance
Experienced research scientist
Former Functional Genomics scientist at deCODE genetics
Several research publications
PhD in immmunology, MSc in neuroscience
25+ years of executive and R&D experience
Former Director of IP at deCODE genetics
Evaluation Board Member of the Icelandic Research Council
PhD in Biological Chemistry
Co-founder of multiple start-ups
Experienced in brand building with strong focus on e-commerce and D2C marketing
Years of experience in managing complex projects as an independent consultant
Board member of Reitir Real Estate Company
Founder, shareholder, Chairman of the board and former CEO of Genis.
Long-standing experience of developing companies in the aquaculture sector with several successful growth stories as the main shareholder.
Computer scientist with background in eDiscovery.
Worked for Siemens AG in Munich for 7 years.
Holds an MSc. Degree in Computer Forensics.
Experienced professional with a history of working in financial services.
Skilled in Business Development and Planning, Financial Management, Marketing Management, Start-ups, Business Intelligence, and Risk Management.
20 year experience in finance, including banking, treasury, private equity and VC.
Educated as Electrical engineer and focused on investments in the field of telecoms, tech and biotech.
CEO of HS Orka. Former Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for Alcoa worldwide.
Has served on the board of various companies and organizations, including chairman of The Iceland Chamber of Commerce (2009-2012), board member for The Federation of Icelandic Industries (2005-2011) and executive board member for Europe Aluminium, Eurometaux and Business Europe.