CapMan expands in Finland

Yrjö Wichmann has been appointed investment director in CapMan’s Nordic Life Science business unit effective beginning of October. He has over ten years’ experience in the Finnish life science market and was previously at FibroGen Europe where he was chief financial officer. He has also worked in D Carnegie AB’s Finland branch as a director in corporate finance, responsible for the life science and healthcare sectors.

Jan Lundhal, head of CapMan’s life science business unit, said: “Yrjö will play a key role in the group’s expansion in Finland and the group will continue its expansion into enmark in the fall of 2003.