Liisa Hurme

Ph. D. (Biochemistry)
b. 1967
Senior Vice President, Specialty Products, and Chairman of the Board of Fermion Oy as of 1 January 2014*

Career in Orion:
2014– Senior Vice President, Specialty Products, and Chairman of the Board of Fermion Oy
2008–2013 Senior Vice President, Proprietary Products
2005–2007 Head of Urology and Oncology business
2004–2005 Program Leader of pharmaceutical development projects for Hormonal and Urological therapies
2002–2004 Portfolio Manager
2001–2002 Project Manager
1999–2001 Researcher and Project Manager, Hormonal therapies

Earlier career:
1995–1999 Senior Research Associate, Pharmacia & Upjohn, Diagnostics (Sweden) and ELIAS GmbH (Germany) and Institute Pasteur (France)

Former key positions of trust
Member of the Board: PharmaService Oy 2014–2016, Finnish Bioindustries FIB 2010–2016
Member of the Economic & Social Policy Committee of the European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations (EFPIA) 2010–2015, Member of the Healthcare Sector Committee of the National Emergency Supply Organisation, NESO, 2014–2015

Liisa Hurme completed her doctoral thesis on biochemistry at the University of Helsinki, Faculty of Science, in 1996.

 

*As of 1 January 2019 Senior Vice President, Supply Chain, and Chairman of the Board of Fermion Oy as of 1 January 2014