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Movers & Shakers: Mar 4, 2011

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Mårten Winge has been named chairman of the board at Olink Genomics, replacing Mats Nilsson as of October 2010. Nilsson will remain a member of the board.

Previously, Winge served as CEO of Proxeon A/S, a company acquired by Thermo Fisher Scientific. Winge has 20 years of biotech tools industry experience, holding marketing and sales positions at various top life sciences firms.

The Scan

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