Chief Executive Officer, Founder
- Executive MBA in Management of Technology, DTU
- BSc in Engineering, Production and Management, DTU
More than 25 years of experience in various management positions at both national and international companies, including Intel, Dell, Unisys, and Milestone Systems.
Martin is responsible for the general management of SAXOCON and has extensive knowledge and experience in supply chain and vendor management. Martin also has a thorough understanding of the medical devices field’s regulatory frameworks in particular and quality management in general.
Dr. Carsten B. Senholt
Chief Technical Officer, Partner
- MSc in Applied Toxicology, University of Surrey
- DVM, The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural College
- European Registered Toxicologist
Carsten has served as Danish Standard head of delegation to the International Standard Organisation Technical Committee 194 for the ISO 10993-series for 14 years.
He also has more than 20 years of experience in the pharmaceuticals industry from Novo Nordisk A/S and SAXOCON A/S, focusing on product and process-related impurities, excipients, extractables & leachables from packaging and medical devices, and contaminants.
Carsten chairs and is the driving force behind SAXOCON’s state-of-the-art technical quality and the development of our services. Carsten serves as a mentor to our new toxicologists. He also ensures that our chemical and toxicological risk assessments are anchored in professionalism and excellence.
Dr. Kirsten Inga Kling
Chief Solutions Officer, Partner
- Dipl. Ing. (MSc) in Applied Geosciences
- Dr. rer. Nat. (PhD), Faculty of Materials and Geosciences of Technische Universität Darmstadt
- Certified Agile Team Leader, DTU
Kirsten has 15 years of experience in research and development from Copenhagen University, DTU NanoLab, The National Research Center for the Working Environment in Copenhagen, and SAXOCON A/S.
Responsible for Analytical services and the development of methods for material characterisation. An expert in air quality and particle measurements, Kirsten helps ensure worker health and safety through conducting impurity investigations and advising on materials and fabrication processes. Kirsten specialises in the identification of Nanomaterials, carbon-based particles and fibres, and soft matter using Electron Microscopy as well as the classification of materials for nanotoxicology.
Chief Quality Officer, Partner
- MSc in Supply Chain Management, Copenhagen Business School
- Master in International Management, CEMS
Martin has 10 years of experience in people management, ISO 13485 quality management systems, and GMP production of medical devices and drug combination products from Novo Nordisk A/S and SAXOCON A/S.
Responsible for establishing and operating our ISO 13485 approved quality management system and ensuring efficient operations that support high-quality deliveries and service levels. Furthermore, Martin is responsible for our range of Regulatory Services, supporting medical device manufacturers with everything they need to stay in compliance with EU MDR regulations and CE markings.
Chief Administrative Officer, Partner
- MSc in Economics and Business Administration, University of Southern Denmark
Helen has more than 30 years of experience in sales and marketing in both the public and private sectors.
Helen is part of the team responsible for developing new services and our first-line contact regarding client relations and is responsible for ensuring that our NDAs and MSA are in order.
Lars Friis Mikkelsen
Chief Commercial Officer
- Executive MBA, National University of Singapore
- Master in Laboratory Animal Science, University of Copenhagen
- DVM, The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University
Lars has more than 20 years of international experience with life sciences and has worked for leading pharmaceutical and biotech companies in Europe, North America and Asia. Lars is a passionate advocate for combining science and business, resulting in several international board positions ranging from biotech companies to globally leading organizations like EFPIA and EARA. Additionally, Lars is a frequent speaker at well-recognized conferences and the author of many book chapters and peer-reviewed publications.
Lars is responsible for the commercialization activities related to SAXOCON’s consultancy services and the development and execution of their strategy and future vision in close collaboration with the entire management team.