Michael Akoh is Managing Director of Wieslab Laboratory Services. He joined Svar Life Science in 2011 and has worked within the life science industry for the past 20 years where he has had various roles within marketing, sales and portfolio management.
After completing a Master of Science from Copenhagen Business School, Michael started working with development of sales training software within the medical device industry. Subsequently, Michael joined Oticon where he worked with product and portfolio management. After Oticon, Michael moved on to work for Dako within IVD Cancer Diagnostics and played an instrumental part in the acquisition and integration of a company’s fully automated cancer diagnostic platform in Dako’s portfolio. At Svar Life Science Michael has successfully transformed Wieslab from being a purely science driven laboratory operation to a commercial contract laboratory with constant double-digit growth over the years.