Copenhagen, Denmark and Boston, US – 21 September 2021 – Hemab ApS (“Hemab”), a biotech company developing next generation therapeutics for serious underserved bleeding and thrombosis disorders, today announces the appointment of Mads Behrndt as Chief Financial Officer.
Mads brings more than 14 years of financial experience in the international capital markets as well as in business development. Most recently Mads was a Partner at PwC’s Corporate Finance team, where he led and executed private and public company financings and M&A transactions. This appointment follows the successful closing of Hemab’s US$ 55 million Series A financing in July 2021, to enable the Company to build a platform of monoclonal and bispecific antibodies for the treatment of rare bleeding disorders.
Benny Sorensen, Chief Executive Officer of Hemab, commented: “I am delighted to welcome Mads to Hemab at this exciting time for the Company, as we look to accelerate progress in our pipeline and prepare our first candidate for clinical development. Mads will be responsible for advancing the strategy, planning and execution of our future financing and business development plans. Mads will play a key role in market assessment and positioning as part of our efforts to build a fully-fledged clinical company dedicated to bringing a new generation of therapies for patients with serious bleeding and thrombosis disorders.”
Mads Behrndt, Chief Financial Officer of Hemab, stated: “I am excited to join Hemab, a company backed by a transatlantic syndicate of top tier investors and focused on developing disruptive therapies for several underserved hematological diseases. I’m particularly impressed by Hemab’s stellar team of experts and the potential of its promising pipeline of monoclonal and bispecific antibody-based therapeutics. I look forward to working with Benny and the team in guiding Hemab through its next stages of growth.