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Hilpi Rautelin

Vice Chair of the Board of Directors, Professor, M.D., Ph.D., Specialist in Clinical Microbiology, b. 1961
  • Vice Chair of the Board of Directors of Orion Corporation since 23 March 2022, member since 22 March 2017
  • Chair of the R&D Committee, member of the Personnel and Remuneration Committee, Chair of the Nomination Committee
  • Independent of the company and its significant shareholders
  • Ownership of shares 31 Dec 2022: 5,961 Orion Corporation B shares


2022- Visiting Professor, Karolinska Institutet, and Professor emerita, Uppsala University, Sweden
2008-2022 Professor of Clinical Bacteriology, Uppsala University, Sweden
1986-2016 University of Helsinki, Research and teaching positions in 1996-2016: Clinical lecturer
2002-2016 (part time 2008-2016), Research Associate 1996-2002

Current key positions of trust

Member of the Board of Directors: Orion Corporation 2017-, Arvo and Lea Ylppö Foundation 2011-

Former key positions of trust

President: European Union of Medical Specialists UEMS, Section of Medical Microbiology 2012-2020

Hilpi Rautelin has published about 160 peer-reviewed original articles mainly on Microbiology and Infectious Diseases in international scientific journals.


Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors

Hilpi Rautelin