Erik von Schenck, born 1964

Chairman of the Board

Erik has been active in the life science sector since 1991. He has been serving as Vice President for CPR Products, which is part of Physio-Control Inc., since 2011. He previously served as CEO of Jolife AB for six years. Erik has also served as CEO of Jostra AB and was responsible for the company’s integration after being acquired by Getinge. Erik has held a number of senior positions at Gambro AB. Erik is also a board member of the medtech companies Xvivo AB, SensoDetect AB and Captera Medtech AB.


ULF LEWANDER, born 1966

Board Member

Ulf joined SEB Venture Capital in 1999. Prior to this, he worked as a client executive and account manager with corporate clients at SEB. Ulf received a B.S. in Business Administration and Economics from Stockholm University in 1992. He has participated in over 15 Venture Capital transactions and has been involved in successful exits such as Coresonic and PhaseIn


Jonas Jendi, born 1970

Board Member

Investment Manager (life science) at Industrifonden. Extensive experience from innovations and etnrepreneurship in roles as managment consultant, CEO, VP, board member as well as analyst/writer. M.Sc. in Marketing and Economics, Stockholm School of Economics. 


Ulf Öster, born 1951

Board Member

CEO of Capimark AB. Board chairman of Sensor Fonder AB and board member of Airsonett AB, AlgoVice AB, Kasernhus Holding AB, and Investment AB Operabaren


Tommy Hedberg, born 1955

Board Member

Tommy is Vice Chairman of Atos Medical, a company where he worked as VP of Marketing and Sales from 1990 and as CEO 1998-2014. He has extensive experience in international marketing and sales, clinical development, and product development in pharmaceuticals and medical technology.

Tommy is also board chairman of Lindhe Xtend AB and board member of Chordate Medical AB and Revent Medical Inc.


ANDREAS PENNERVALL, born 1974

Alternate Director

Andreas joined SEB Venture Capital in 2006 and has been with SEB since 2000. Before joining Venture Capital, Andreas worked as an account manager with large corporate clients at SEB Merchant Banking.  Andreas holds a B.S. in Business Administration from Umeå University, with studies at University of South Australia (Adelaide).


Lars Ingvarsson, born 1952

Alternate Director

In the 1980s, Lars helped to found Nolato Medical. This led to him founding his own company, HaeMedic AB, in 1994. When HaeMedic was sold in 2007, Sifonen AB was started. Its subsidiary Klittersand, which focuses on local investments, is part owner of Avidicare AB. 


JONAS BRAMBECK, born 1958

Alternate Director

Jonas Brambeck started working for Industrifonden in 1998. Prior to that, he had spent five years in pharmaceutical research and ten years in sales, marketing, and management at international life science companies. Jonas has significant board experience having served on approximately 40 boards. Jonas holds a PhD in Organic Chemistry from KTH