Admescope team welcomes a new CEO!
1 September 2021
We are excited to announce Admescope team growing with an appointment of Dr Outi Kontkanen as the new CEO from September 1st. Dr Ari Tolonen, former CEO, will continue as a CSO and the Head of In vitro metabolism and biotransformations. These positive changes reflect the success of Admescope team over the past decade and will allow Ari to focus on excellence in science and R&D for future growth of the portfolio.
Outi is thrilled to join the team and contribute to the success of our customers. She comes in with an extensive preclinical drug development and international CRO managerial experience, most recently having served as a Senior Director Alliance Management at Charles River Laboratories. Her scientific background is in molecular pharmacology, complementary to the portfolio of Admescope and Symeres group of which we have been part of since November 2020. We are happy to welcome Outi to her new role and delighted for Ari’s continued passion for science and customer support.