PhD in Polymer Technology, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden. Synthesis, characterization anddegradation of aliphatic polyesters. Thesis ISBN99-0641628-9, published 1987. Biodegradable thermoplastic elastic block-copolyesters as possible suture materials were synthesized and tested. Primary packaging design engineer at Pharmacia Stockholm, developing the processes for cartridges for Genotropin injection pen system and components of the MiniQuick system. Inventor of several patents, e.g. 3-chamber syringes, autoclavation and mixing systems for fibrin sealants containing hyaluronic acid.
Product development engineer at Gibeck (now Teleflex), developing the Iso-Gard HEPA air filter. Process Development Engineer at Carmeda (a fully owned subsidiary of W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc.) developing processes for the CBAS coating of vascular grafts. Packaging Design Engineer at Q-Med AB (Galderma) developing primary and secondary packaging for Restylane and Macrolane.
Since 2011, Senior Scientist at SHL Group AB developing test methods, focusing on primary packaging and tests for auto injectors. Member of ISO TC 76 working group 2 and 4 developing standards for primary packaging, and ISO TC 84 developing standards for needle based injection systems. Convener of working group 4 and 6 of SIS technical committee TK 330.