Board of Directors
Danielsen (born 1963) was elected to the Board in 2004 and appointed chairman in 2010. He holds an MBA in Finance and Swiss Business Law from the University of Fribourg in Switzerland, 1987. Since 1993, he has been acting as an independent health care analyst and consultant, advising both young growth companies as well as private and industrial investors on a variety of subjects including company evaluations, equity financing and operational communication strategies. Mr. Danielsen continues to support the activities of Bridge Relations Ltd and Analitika SA, two consulting companies he originally founded. In mid 2012 he assumed the role as CEO of Spring Medical SA, a marketer of next-generation medical device technologies, predominantly in Switzerland and Austria. Mr. Danielsen is a co-founder of Spring Medical, which has its corporate headquarters in Mezzovico, Switzerland.
Danielsen previously worked as an equity strategist and analyst for Credit Suisse in Zurich and Credit Suisse First Boston in New York. Danielsen is a member of the following companies: Analitika SA, Spring Medical SA adn Bridge Realtions Ltd. As of Dec 31, 2013, he owns 4,500 shares in ContextVision through ORCA Ventures AG, a closely held investment company.
Hedlund (born 1952) is one of the founders of ContextVision. He finished his M.Sc. degree of Technology followed by further studies and research in image processing and GOP® theory at Linköping University. Hedlund was R&D and Local Manager in Linköping until 1999. Since then he has served as CTO, focusing on strategic product and business development.
He has been a member of the Board since the company went public in 1997.
As of Dec 31, 2013, Hedlund owns 831,666 shares (10,7%) in ContextVision and he is a board member of the wholly owned Yakiva AB and Slaka Invest AB.
Jordanger (born 1953) was elected to the Board in 2002. Jordanger holds a BA degree from IMD Lausanne, Switzerland 1981. Throughout his career as an owner-manager, Jordanger has operated within various international industries and is presently the chairman or member of the following boards:
Autogruppen AS, Autolink AS, Konsmo Fabrikker AS, BNS Holding AS and Creditsafe NV.
As of Dec 31, 2013, Jordanger controls 2,215,000 (28,6%) shares through the company Monsun AS.
Bernadotte (born 1963) was elected to the Board in 2011. She holds a M.Sc. degree in Pharmacy from the University of Uppsala. Bernadotte has more than 20 years of experience from various marketing positions, including international positions at the healthcare ones at the healthcare company MSD/Merck. Between 2006 and 2011 she served as Managing Director of MSD Sweden. Since October 2011, Bernadotte holds the position Assoc VP Public Policy and Corpaorate Responsibility Europe and Canada for MSD/Merck.
As of December 31, 2013, Bernadotte holds 0 shares in ContextVision.
Günther-Hanssen (born 1954) is one of the founders of ContextVision and he has previously served as CEO for the company, as well as board member. He was re-elected to the board in 2011. During later years Günther-Hanssen has acted as a venture capitalist and been involved in a number of start-up companies in the medical, industrial and financial sectors in the capacity of investor as well as board member. He holds a M.Sc. degree in Industrial Engineering from the Institute of Technology at Linköping University.
Günther-Hanssen is a deputy board member of Hagun AB and board member of wholly owned Skyhook AB.
As of December 31, 2013, Günther-Hanssen holds 851.667 shares (11%) in the company.