Chairman of the Board, Owner
Christian founded SmartCella together with Thomas and Professor Kenneth Chen in 2014 and is one of the main shareholders. Christian is the former CEO of Bactiguard and is a serial entrepreneur within pharmaceuticals and medtech and has previously founded Netpharma AB and Kinchard AB. Christian is a Board member of Swecare Aktiebolag and owner and Director of the Board of KK Consult AB and KK Invest AB.
Thomas von Koch
Board Member, Owner
Thomas is one of the three main shareholders of SmartCella. Thomas (former Managing Partner of EQT) was part of the Initial Team of EQT 1994. Prior to EQT, Thomas worked at Investor AB. Thomas is a member of several Investment Committees within EQT – Equity, Real Assets, Mid Market, Credit and Public Value. Thomas graduated from the Stockholm School of Economics in 1992 with two majors (Financial Economics and Accounting & Finance).
Magnus Tornling joined EQT Partners in Oslo in 2016 and is Head of EQT Partners in Norway and the Head of EQT’s global Industrial Tech Sector team. Prior to joining EQT Partners, Magnus spent twelve years in the Corporate Finance department of ABG Sundal Collier in Oslo, lastly as the Co-Head of Investment Banking and Head of Equity Capital Markets.Magnus holds an M.Sc in finance from the Norwegian School of Management.