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MSc in Chemistry from NTNU in Trondheim, Norway and PED from IMD in Lausanne, Switzerland
Dr. Apple has served as a Non-Executive Director at HyTest since 2016. Dr. Apple is Medical Director of Clinical Laboratories at Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and Professor of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology at the University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Minnesota, USA.
He is one of the key opinion leaders in the field of cardiovascular disease biomarker research. Furthermore, he has either authored or co-authored over 250 scientific papers and has served as an Associate Editor of Clinical Chemistry for over 20 years.
Dr. Apple is a member of the ‘AACC Academy/National Academy of Clinical Biochemistry’ Laboratory Practice committee, the ‘Global Task Force of the Universal Definition of Myocardial Infarction’, the ‘Institute of Medicine’s Committee on Qualification of Biomarkers as Surrogate Endpoints of Chronic Disease Risk’, the ’NHLBI Working Group for Onsite Tools and Technologies for Clinical Cardiovascular Research and Point-of-Care Testing’, and is the Chair of the IFCC "Committee on Clinical Application of Cardiac Biomarkers ", all which have been instrumental in establishing clinical and laboratory practice guidelines for the use of biomarkers for acute coronary syndromes and heart failure.
Possessing broad experience in cardiac diagnostics as a clinicial scientist and as a highly respected researcher, Professor Apple brings important insights to the HyTest Board of Directors.
Juhana is the Chief Executive Officer of HyTest Group Oy with effect from January 1, 2021. Juhana has been the CCO of HyTest and a member of the management team since September 2019. He has previously held management positions in various companies in the diagnostic, pharmaceutical, and venture capital industries, including BioFund, Mobidiag, and Plexpress. Prior to joining HyTest he worked as the Business Director for bioreagents at Medix Biochemica.
Juhana holds an MSc in Political Science from the University of Helsinki and an MBA from the Helsinki School of Economics.
Alexey has been the R&D Director at HyTest Ltd. since 1994. He is also a professor at the Department of Biochemistry at the Lomonosov Moscow State University. Alexey has been studying cardiac markers since the beginning of the 1990s and together with his team at HyTest has been regularly publishing articles in peer reviewed journals. Alexey is a member of two IFCC SD Working Groups: “Standardization of Troponin I (WG-TNI)” and “Standardization of Pregnancy-Associated Plasma Protein A (WG-PAPPA)”.
Alexey holds a PhD in Biochemistry.
Soozy is the General Manager of HyTest Bio-Tech (Shanghai, China). Prior to joining the company in 2011 she held various different positions at Yarewell and Genetimes.
Soozy holds a BSc in Biotechnology from Zhejiang University and an MBA from Shanghai Jiaotong University.
Yulia is the General Director of HyTest Russia, which is a fully owned subsidiary of HyTest Ltd and was established in 2016. Yulia joined the company in 1996. Prior to the establishment of HyTest Russia, Yulia was the General Director of Bialexa Ltd. She has also been a Senior Scientist and Project Manager at the Moscow Institute of Medical Ecology.
Yulia holds a PhD in Biochemistry from Lomonosov Moscow State University.
Pekka is the Head of Business Development at HyTest. He joined the company in 2011 to set up operations in China and establish HyTest Bio-Tech, which is HyTest’s fully owned subsidiary in Shanghai. Prior to joining HyTest, Pekka worked as a Sales and Product Manager at Medix Biochemica and as a Project Manager at Cultor Ltd., as well as a researcher at the University of Helsinki.
Pekka holds an MSc in Biochemistry from the University of Helsinki and an MBA from Henley Business School.
Tatiana is the head of the Production Department at HyTest and she joined the company in 1995. Tatiana has been a Production Director of Bialexa Ltd. and previously worked as a Researcher and Project Manager at the Russian Center of Molecular Diagnostics and Treatment as well as at the Moscow Institute of Medical Ecology.
Tatiana holds a PhD in Biochemistry from the Lomonosov Moscow State University.
Sakke is the Quality Manager at HyTest. She joined the company in 2002 and is responsible for overseeing all regulatory and quality related issues. Prior to joining HyTest, she worked as a Research Assistant at the All Russian Research Institute of Phytopathology.
Sakke holds a BSc in Biotechnology from the Turku University of Applied Sciences
|Stanislav Chakhovich is the CFO (Chief Financial Officer) of HyTest Group. He joined the company in 2018.|
Before joining HyTest Stanislav has worked 17 years in the consulting sphere (in KPMG and PwC), which mostly involved financial due diligence of Finnish, Russian and foreign companies.
Stanislav holds two higher degrees – from Belarusian State Economic University and a Master of Business Administration degree from University of South Carolina (USA).
Netta is the Sales and Marketing Director at HyTest. She joined the company in 2013 as a Business Development Manager. Before HyTest, Netta worked in various Marketing related positions at Finnzymes and Thermo Fisher Scientific, latest as a Senior Product Marketing Manager at Thermo Scientific.
Netta holds a PhD in Biochemistry from the University of Helsinki.