Which company deserves the SwedenBIO Award 2020?

The SwedenBIO Award aims to give increased visibility to the life science industry by recognizing and rewarding successful and exemplary member companies that have distinguished themselves and contributed to positive attention for the industry.

The SwedenBIO Award is the industry’s own prize and consists, in addition to the honor, of a traveling prize and two delegate places to the Nordic Life Science Days. The winner of the SwedenBIO Award 2020 will be presented at the SwedenBIO Summit. The award will strengthen the vision of Sweden as a leading life science nation and contribute positively to the image and recognition of the life science industry among decision-makers and the public in Sweden.

The nomination period is closed. The winner will be announced at the SwedenBIO Summit on December 9.

The nominated companies will be assessed according to the following criteria:

  • have a good reputation in the industry in general
  • have demonstrated extraordinary achievements in terms of own R&D, business development, growth or similar
  • have contributed to societal benefits that underline the importance of a successful life science industry in Sweden.
  • be a life science company that is a member of the industry association SwedenBIO.

The jury consists of the SwedenBIO board and a representative of the prize partner.

Over the years, the following companies have received the award:

2018 winner BioArctic’s CEO Gunilla Osswald receives a diploma and trophy from Jonas Ekstrand, then CEO of SwedenBIO and Björn Odlander, Managing Partner of HealthCap, prize partner.