At A Glance
Name: Mats-Olof Wallin
Title: CFO, Pyrosequencing
Education: MBA, Upsalla University
Background: CFO, patient-informatics company Ortivus
Like most other young pharmacogenomics-technology companies these days, Pyrosequencing is on a mission to save money. In April, the Swedish genotyping-tool maker acquired a substantial chunk of a thermocycler and sample-prep shop in hopes of increasing its own core European customer base and boosting revenue.