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Nansen Neuroscience Network Hires CEO

Leif Rune SH mindre2Leif Rune Skymoen is the new CEO for Nansen Neuroscience Network. Skymoen comes from a leading role in the pharmaceutical industry and has a strong passion for neuroscience.

We are pleased to announce that Leif Rune Skymoen is the new CEO for Nansen Neuroscience Network, as of January 2013. Skymoen has 10 years experience from the pharmaceutical industry, and has since 2011 been the head of the Norwegian affiliate for Eli Lilly. He has had leading roles in, and been member of the board at, the Norwegian Pharma Trade Association (Legemiddelindustrien - LMI). Skymoen holds a pharmacy MSc from the University of Oslo and did his thesis in neuroscience at the University of Oxford, U.K. From his university days and throughout his time in the pharmaceutical industry he has been working within the field of neuroscience, and he has a strong interest and dedication for this area.