Stand-Up-Paddling – SUP

Fylleån, Halmstad – Sweden, September 18 – 2015

Christoffer Lindhe likes to stretch the limits. This week he has been trying out SUP – Stand Up Paddling. In the river of Fylleån, just outside of Halmstad where Christoffer lives, we take a little tour on of those last summer-days in Sweden. Take a look at how decisive Christoffer takes onboard a new challenge.

Horse-back riding again!

Hjerkinn, Norway, August 28 – 2015

Christoffer Lindhe is horseback-riding for the first time since his accident. The excursion, organized by Momentum in Norway, provides some nice views of the area of Dovre in Norway, a glimpse of the horse with the funny name Femur and also how Christoffer manages the trip.

Visiting the world congress ISPO

Lyon, France, June 26 – 2015

This week we visited Lyon in France and the ISPO World congress. See Christoffer’s blogg (in Swedish) about how you cope with prosthetics when wandering on the exhibition all day long.

New Board of Directors for Lindhe Xtend

Lindhe Xtend is now entering the next phase with an international expansion. In order to support the company, a new board has been appointed. The new board strengthens the competence of the company and provides expertise within internationalization, commercialization and clinical expertise:

Tommy Hedberg, Chairman of the board

Tommy Hedberg has a long experience from international business and has held positions as MD at Atos Medical, VP of Marketing & Sales at both Atos and Medscand, and as Product Manager at Leo Pharma. With his international expertise, solid experience and board experience, Tommy will be a great asset for the company.

Peter Gerhardsson, Member of the board

Peter Gerhardsson has over 30 years of experience from the pharmaceutical and med tech industry. His focus on sales and marketing, primarily within the segment of diabetes, contributes a valuable and broad international network. Peter holds the position as VP at Dexcom and has previously been responsible for business development at Novo Nordisk and Medtronic.

Henrik Malchau, Member of the board

Henrik Malchau is a Professor at Harvard Medical School at Massachusetts General Hospital and Chief Physician at the Orthopedic Department at Sahlgrenska University Hospital in Göteborg. With his long experience both of clinical work and research, Henrik will contribute with a strong international network and clinical expertise within the orthopedic field.

Anders Rosengren, Member of the board

Anders Rosengren has 20 years of experience in business development of medical devices in both start-ups and mid-sized companies. Anders contributes with a solid technical expertise, broad network as well as commercial and international experience.

Christoffer Lindhe, Member of the board, Product Development Director and founder of the Company

Christoffer Lindhe plays an important role in the board as the Founder and Majority owner. With his contacts, innovations and inspirational approach, he constributes both practially and strategically to the development of the Company.

New team members for Lindhe Xtend

The expansion for Lindhe Xtend continues and we are pleased to introduce our newest team members – Malin Östlund and Jiri Kubicka.

Malin Östlund, Head of Operations

Malin will be responsible for the company’s supply chain to assure high precision and quality of delivery to our customers. Malin has many years of experience of medical devices and project management and was previously working at the Getinge Group.

Jiri Kubicka, Technical Advisor

Jiri Kubicka has a long experience from Med Tech companies like BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) and Nolato Medical and has held positions as Director of Product Development and Project Management. With his technical background, Jiris contributions range from production planning and strategy to broad material knowledge, testing programs and supplier evaluations.