Meet the passionate team behind Evosep. Click on each member to learn more about who we are and what our backgrounds are.
Founder and Chairman
Ole is a serial entrepreneur that started his first company as a spin-off from a post-doc in Heidelberg in 1997. Since then, Ole has worked inside Sciex, Thermo Scientific and Bruker in various roles leading chromatography and mass spectrometry products into new markets and applications. Ole is a certified yacht skipper.
VP EMEA and APAC
Erik is an energetic, inspiring and motivating commercial director with a mission to help bring new technologies to the market. Erik has commercialized several key proteomics technologies within Biacore, GE Healthcare, Proxeon and Thermo Scientific. At Evosep Erik is building our sales channels and establishing partnerships with academic institutions, industry and hospitals. Erik is an experienced scout with several badges.
Chief Executive Officer
Morten is a passionate business executive with extensive experience and leadership skills in the life science industry. At Evosep, he oversees the commercial strategy and mission to accelerate the goal of making clinical proteomics faster and more robust, with the aim of improving customer outcomes and advancing the adoption of protein-based diagnostics in the clinic. In his free time, Morten enjoys outdoor activities such as hiking, running, and hunting with his family and friends.
Christian is a bioinformatician by training with extensive sales and product management experience from bringing several key life science products to market for different leading vendors. He covers marketing and as general manager he uses his high-energy level to make sure everything moves forward. Christian used to run a band.
tel: +45 26332021
Head of Product Management
Michael Barrett Andersen
Michael is a creative engineer who has worked with chromatography and mass spectrometry product management over the last decade bridging R&D, commercialization and applications. Michael is keen on successfully putting new technology on the market. Also Michael invests in whole Scottish single malt whisky barrels.
tel: +45 2633 2322
VP Proteomics Research
Nicolai has pioneered proteomics research over the last 10 years working with several leading scientists in the community on new technologies. At Evosep, Nicolai is principal investigator and leads the application and technology development. To keep alert, Nicolai roasts his own coffee beans.
tel: +45 2487 4280
Stoyan holds a PhD. in Structural Biology and has 15 years experience in the field of biological mass spectrometry. At Evosep he is a part of the applications team in a joint appointment with ReSyn Biosciences to accelerate the integration and efforts towards clinical proteomics. In his free time, Stoyan enjoys the thrills of ridding motorcycles.
Thomas G. Carrell
With a Ph.D. in Chemistry and 15 years of experience within the field of chromatography and mass-spectrometry, Thomas joined Evosep to support our sales efforts on the U.S. East coast. When not travelling for work he likes to take trips around the U.S. with his family.
Britta is an experienced scientist and sales professional with history of working within the field of biotechnology and biochemistry. With extensive knowledge in LC-MS and proteomics research community, Britta covers the region around Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Additionally in her spare time, Britta is a trained hoof orthopedist, making sure that horses run healthy and comfortable.
Steen is a committed and visionary sales professional with experience of creating strong personal relations, services and solutions within the pharmaceutical and biotech industry. Steen’s passion lies around establishing trustful collaborations, optimizing the customer’s output and research. At Evosep, Steen is covering the Nordics area as our Sales Specialist. Steen is always happy for a chat whether it’s in the gym, tennis court or at the conference bar.
Erik Paul is an experienced sale- and business development professional in the life science industry and has a long history working within the field of diagnostics, live cell imaging and drug screening. At Evosep, Erik Paul covers the area of Southern Europe as our Sales Specialist creating strong relations with our users.
In his free time, Erik Paul is an aquarium enthusiast and he is fond of travelling in South America and sampling for new fish species.
With a degree in Biology and a history of working as a Sales Professional within the field of Biotechnology and Life Science, Michelle works at Evosep as our Sales Specialist, where she covers our commercial efforts in the South-Western part of the U.S. In her leisure time, Michelle enjoys travelling and being outdoors to hike or ski in her home state of Colorado.
Nikunj holds a Ph.D. in Cell and Molecular Biology. He has research experience working with mass spectrometry to improve clinical diagnoses. At Evosep, Nik is a member of the commercial team, covering our customers in Canada and parts of the US. Outside of work, Nik loves to meet new people and travel. Additionally, he enjoys reading non-fiction books, hiking, kayaking, following space and technology trends, and immersing himself in nature.
Ania Pacyk Nielsen
Ania has qualified as an attorney-at-law at Plesner Law Firm, where she worked within the area of intellectual property law, advising clients on IP-related matters, including patent litigation. While at Plesner, Ania was seconded to Novo Nordisk and Pfizer as legal counsel. Before joining the Evosep team, Ania worked as global corporate legal counsel at Ambu A/S. Here at Evosep, Ania takes care of all our legal affairs. In her free time, Ania listens to country music, loves going to the theater and opera, and does a lot of crossfit.
Carina Hall Mortensen
Carina has a background in the real estate industry, having worked for real estate agents for over a decade and administered commercial properties. At Evosep, Carina is our Bookkeeper, where she ensures the economic and financial processes are done correctly. In her free time, Carina likes to play tennis and is also bookkeeper for the local tennis and padel club.
Jens holds a MsC in Business Economics and Auditing and has several years of experience in the audit industry and as Finance Manager in the real estate sector. At Evosep, Jens oversees building the finance function to prepare our growth journey. When not working, Jens is renovating his farmhouse and loves football and all kinds of sport that involves a racket.
Gabriel has a decade of laboratory experience in clinical and research settings. He holds a master’s degree in chemistry from the University of California, San Diego with a background in LC-MS-based proteomics and molecular biology. At Evosep, he is our Product Specialist in the western area of the US, where he supports our user base to ensure instruments run smoothly. In his free time, Gabriel enjoys outdoor activities, visiting record shops and going to concerts.
Danté is an experienced scientist of LC-MS and accomplished user of the Evosep One through her Ph.D work in the Lisa Jones lab. She supports our user base in the North American region as our Product Specialist, making sure instruments run smoothly. In her free time, Danté is an avid traveler and theme park enthusiast. She is also an advocate for mental health.
Djordje got his master’s degree in molecular biology from the University of Belgrade. He worked on his PhD in the field of MS proteomics in the group of Prof. Matthias Selbach in Berlin. Djordje is making sure users are running their Evosep instruments smoothly, without problems and to the full potential. Djordje is an accomplished mushroom hunter and a passionate cook.
Eva got her master’s degree in Business Communication from the University of Southern Denmark. She specializes in digital marketing with a special focus on visual communication and user-friendliness. When not working she is a skilled water polo player competing in several international competitions.
Digital Marketing Specialist
Andreas graduated from the University of Southern Denmark with a master’s degree in International Business Communication. He has an avid interest in the various technologies and upcoming trends in digital marketing and communication. In the weekends, Andreas plays music as a DJ for crowds all over Denmark.
Human Resources Manager
Camilla Bak Matthiesen
Camilla graduated from Copenhagen Business School with a master’s degree in Management of Creative Business Processes. She has a keen interest in employer branding and how to improve the work environment and boost employee engagement through successful HR processes. At Evosep she is responsible for human resources and works with job postings, onboarding, employer branding and general HR related tasks. When not working Camilla enjoys running and hiking and has hiked the 800 km long Camino de Santiago from France to Spain.
Frederikke graduated from the University of Southern Denmark with a master’s degree in Business, Language, and Culture. She has a great interest in learning more about the intricacies of operating in the global biotech industry. At Evosep, Frederikke’s role is to brand and coordinate our attendance at international conferences, as well as support our overseas and domestic marketing activities. In her leisure time, Frederikke likes to travel and stay active in nature, but also enjoy reading books and starting way too many knitting projects.
Rikke has recently started her master’s degree in IT, communication, and organization (ITKO) at the University of Aarhus. With a great interest in marketing and IT-related communication, she works as a student assistant in both the HR and marketing departments of Evosep. In her spare time, Rikke enjoys crocheting everything from potholders to clothes for her friends and family.
Business Process Specialist
Frederikke has graduated from the University of Southern Denmark with a Negot Master’s degree in International Communication Management. She has an interest in analytics and systems, and will at Evosep take ownership of our CRM, Purchase & Inventory, and invoices. When not working, Frederikke spends time renovating her house and loves travelling.
Commercial Operations Manager
Thorgerdur Bra Traustadottir
Thorgerdur or Thora graduated from the University of Southern Denmark with a master’s degree in Business Development and Innovation. She has a great interest for learning more about the development and innovation of businesses and combining that with working closely with customers. At Evosep Thora’s role is to support the commercial part by working with handling orders, CRM and digital marketing. In her spare time Thora loves to knit mountains of sweaters for her friends and family as well as taking long walks and experimenting with new recipes in the kitchen.
Director of R/D
Ole Bjeld Hørning
Ole got his degree from the University of Southern Denmark in Professor Ole Jensens group on developing new chromatography technology for proteomics. Ole has been principal investigator in both Thermo Scientific and Bruker leading development of chromatography innovations for proteomics. When not working at Evosep, Ole coaches a handball team.
Head of Software
Jesper has developed software and electronics for laboratory equipment for over two decades. Jesper has a keen interest in software architecture, object oriented design, abstraction and discovering new useful and interesting tools/technologies. At Evosep, Jesper writes both software and firmware as well as designing the control electronics. Jesper has several local STRAVA records on his mountain bike.
Senior Software Engineer
Starting as a Software Engineer at Protana in 1997, Kenneth has developed software for proteomics for over two decades. With an extensive experience in the Life Science industry, Kenneth works at Evosep as a Senior Software Engineer with a focus on supporting the software development team as well as developing the production workflow automation. In his spare time, Kenneth likes to stay active by strength training and going for long walks with his dog.
Lasse is a bioinformatician by training, but early on transitioned into a lab environment building and running a variety of LC/MS instruments and workflows. Lasse builds prototype hardware and software at Evosep. In his spare time he goes underwater hunting and plays with his 3D printer.
Ole Watson Madsen
Ole Watson comes with extensive knowledge from project management in the life science industry. With over 20 years of experience, Ole ensures transparency and delivery of projects at Evosep in a timely manner. In his spare time, Ole is a keen time trial enthusiast enjoying competition with friends as well as foes.
Christian has widespread experience as a medical laboratory technologist, and with over 10 years of working within the field of histology and 7 years working with research, he has extensive knowledge about cells, tissue, DNA and RNA-analyses, immune chemistry and much more. At Evosep, Christian works as a QC-specialist, ensuring the Evosep One meets the high requirements. In his free time, Christian spends time in fitness with his son and he loves to sail.
Joan graduated from the University of Southern Denmark with a PhD. in Analytical Chemistry. She has been the principal lead on method development and method validation within various chromatographic disciplines, in contract laboratories servicing the pharmaceutical industry. Having a background within small molecule analysis, Joan has joined the R&D group at Evosep to help to explore the possibilities within this area. When not at Evosep and the wind is suitable, Joan is on the water windsurfing.
Marko finished his Ph.D. in Medical Biochemistry where he acquired experience in method development, data analysis, and improvement of lab protocols using 3D printing. Having an engineer’s spirit, he joined Evosep to help with the development of hardware and production procedures. Also, Marko is learning to play drums.
Rasmus La Cour
Rasmus graduated from the University of Copenhagen with a PhD. in Analytical Chemistry focusing on protein analysis by LC/MS and has experience with proteomics and analytical food chemistry from the National Food Institute at DTU. At Evosep, Rasmus is on the R&D team developing new innovation for our Evotip production. In his free time, Rasmus is a handball referee.
Working with Evosep One in her previous position, Dorte is an experienced user with a special focus on what is needed to bring the community closer to the clinic. At Evosep Dorte works with testing and development of new applications. Also, Dorte is a skilled chess player.
Anne Katrine Ravnø
AK/Anne Katrine has a MSc. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from the University of Southern Denmark, where she worked with HDX-MS for characterizing and finding polymorphic differences between amplificates of MSA- and Parkinson derived alpha-synuclein fibrils. With quality assurance experience from Novo Nordisk, Anne Katrine is on the applications team at Evosep, developing new workflows and applications for the Evosep One.
In her leisure time, Anne Katrine enjoys gardening and spending time with her pets.
At Evosep Magnus works as a scientist where he oversees the current workflows and research developments in the science team. As a former student assistant in the Evotip production, and with a Master in Biomedical Science, Magnus has an extensive knowledge and experience with the inner workings at Evosep. In his sparetime Magnus is currently starting a Gin distillery in Langeskov with his friends.
Joel Vej Nielsen
Joel graduated from the University of Southern Denmark after studying a semester in California and finishing his PhD in Molecular Biology. At Evosep, Joel develops new applications and workflows for the Evosep One. Outside of work, his creativity is spent with his band, The Cell Mates, as guitarist and vocalist.
Lea has graduated from the University of Southern Denmark with a Master’s degree in biochemistry and molecular biology, where she worked with bottom-up phosphoproteomic analysis. At Evosep she will be testing and developing new applications. In her free time, Lea likes to spend time with her horse and being outdoors as well as doing different kinds of volunteer work.
Frederik holds a PhD in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from the University of Southern Denmark, with focus in PTM pattern analysis on large middle-down peptides from clinical samples.
At Evosep, Frederik is on the applications team, where he continues the development of new applications and workflows. In his free time, Frederik plays the drums and goes bouldering.
Camilla Olson Kyhl
Camilla has graduated from the University of Southern Denmark with a Master’s degree in Biomedicine, where the focus was to develop a personalized mass spectrometry-based assay for monitoring of minimal residual disease (MRD) in plasma samples retrieved from patients in treatment for multiple myeloma. Here at Evosep, Camilla will look into new innovation possibilities within proteomics and continues the development of new applications. In her free time, Camilla enjoys spending time with friends and watching Formula 1.
Frederik has a MSc. In Computational Biomedicine from the University of Southern Denmark with focus into how statistical analyses can be used to normalize and evaluate large-scale LC-MS/MS data from heterogenous experimental conditions. At Evosep, Frederik looks into analyzing the data we get through the applications. In his free time, Frederik does powerlifting and brews the occasional alcoholic beverage.
Hope Cabalo Zisco
Hope has graduated from the University of Southern Denmark with a Master’s degree in biochemistry and molecular biology, where the focus was using mass spectrometry in relation to human mesenchymal stem cell differentiation. At Evosep, Hope will work on developing new proteomics workflows and applications. In her free time, Hope enjoys chess and having her hands full of all sorts of creative projects.
Director of Factory Support
Ole Tang Sørensen
Over the last 20 years Ole has worked on serviceability of chromatography and mass spectrometry technology in various roles in academic labs, Sciex, Proxeon, Thermo Scientific and Bruker. Ole ensures that every new innovation is robust by design. Also Ole owns an olive grove.
Technical Support Specialist
Thomas joined Evosep with an extensive experience in LC-MS and protein chemistry from academia and industry. At Evosep, Thomas will focus on providing and designing training material to scale our effort. In his spare time, Thomas likes to go explore different cities around Denmark.
Field Service Engineer
With his background in Analytical Chemistry and over 20 years of experience as laboratory technician and LC-MS instrumentation, Andries has a broad knowledge of laboratory environments and supports researchers in creating optimal working conditions in the laboratory. At Evosep, Andries ensures that the Evosep One instrument runs smoothly for our users. In his free time, Andries likes to watch and attend football matches, go out with his friends, plays a wide range of boardgames with his family and friends, and enjoys going to campsites with his son, daughter, and wife, nowadays with a caravan instead of tents.
Field Service Engineer
At Evosep, Bob focuses on customer service with decades of LCMS experience. He studied chemistry/geochemistry before managing an IRMS research lab at the University of Idaho while spending weekends in the mountains and rivers. When home, these days it’s about family, training, and planning the next ski trip!
Director of Operations
Peter is chemical engineer with international experience from projects around the world including support and service for proteomics technologies. At Evosep Peter is managing our quality and production processes. In his spare time Peter has setup several breweries.
Thomas is a Laboratory Technician with many years of experience with testing and assembly of lab instruments. High standard quality control and making sure every instrument is always performing its best is Thomas’ main task. He is also the coach of a youth soccer team.
Andreas graduated from the University of Southern Denmark with a master’s degree in Biomedicine and a key interest in treatment of the antibiotic resistant pathogenic bacteria MRSA. At Evosep he supports our production technician in the assembly, as well as conduction quality control of every Evosep ONE leaving the building. When not working Andreas is a true ski enthusiast by heart, enjoying both the fresh mountain air and fresh powder snow… and of course the afterski.
At Evosep, Andrew is a skilled production technician, where he continues the production of our products. Andrew has a graduate diploma in design, and 30 years of experience working with corporate design, publishing and photography in both Australia and England. In his spare time, Andrew travels and explore Denmark and the rest of Europe.
Svend Aage madsen
With several years of experience in the bio-tech industry, as well as valuable mechanical engineering skills from his previous position at Proxeon. At Evosep, Svend-Aage joined the R&D team, where he works on solutions supporting our journey towards clinical proteomics. Besides working at Evosep, Svend-Aage runs his own engineering company Sinnotech, and in his spare time, he enjoys to stay active on his bicycle.
Tonni is a business professional representing Vækstfonden as an active investor in Evosep. He has gone through various industries – proteomics, medical devices, biotechnology, computer software, and others. At this point, he is a board member for 7 other companies except for Evosep and he also has a position as a mentor at the Technical University of Denmark.
Stephen Van Helden
Stephen is a member of the Board at Evosep and has broad experience with developing life science and technology companies at Novo Holdings. He focuses on investing, scaling, and building companies developing disruptive technology. Previously he’s spent time in a number of commercial and operational roles as both an advisor and operator.
Tip Production Assistant
Adrian has been with Evosep since the very beginning. As a production assistant, he oversees the tips production and makes sure everything runs smoothly. In the future, he is considering studying molecular biology at a university. He very much enjoys kitesurfing, it is his favourite way of spending weekends.
Quynh Dan Thy Le
Quynh is currently pursuing her master’s degree in Brand Management and Marketing Communication at the University of Southern Denmark. She works part-time as a marketing assistant at Evosep, with a great interest in utilizing digital marketing tools within the biotech industry. Quynh enjoys hitting the gym as well as baking and creating treats of all different kinds.
Dorte joined Evosep as a kitchen assistant, with an extensive experience and education in nutrition and cooking. On a daily basis, she makes sure to provide enough fuel and energy for the innovative processes at Evosep. In her leisure time, Dorte likes to knit, sew, and spend time with her grandchildren.