Fredrik Röök - AstraZeneca

Currently works as a Transaction Director in Business Development Operations at AstraZeneca, responsible for negotiating key deals on behalf of AstraZeneca ranging from in-licensing, acquisitions, divestments and externalization deals typically for late stage and on market products. He has more than 15 years of pharma industry experience primarily in business development, partnering and transactions spanning from smaller to larger pharma companies.

Previous roles include Head of Licensing at the Swiss biotech, Debiopharm and Head of Regulatory Strategy at the Danish company Lundbeck where he was overseeing 14 marketed products in over 100 countries. Fredrik also have extensive experience from Venture Capital in Sweden and Canada where he started his career and have worked in the start-up phase with many Swedish and Canadian companies including as CEO in one of them. Fredrik is a pharmacist by training and have an MBA.

SpeakerSara Elg