Dr. Magnus Bergkvist

Global Innovation Incubator at Thai Union Group PCL

Magnus Bergkvist received his Ph.D. in Surface Biotechnology from Uppsala University, Sweden in 2002.

He joined the Global Innovation Incubator at Thai Union Group PCL as the Leader of Open Innovation in 2016. Prior, he was an Research Associate at the Nanobiotechnology Center at Cornell University until 2007, then an Associate Professor at the SUNY Polytechnic Institute, University at Albany, NY.

He has 15 years of experience working on academic and industrial R&D projects in collaborative environments. He regularly serves as reviewer for several scientific journals and grant funding agencies. Dr. Bergkvist has been on the scientific advisory board for several biotech start-up companies, and hold multiple patents. Supervised and mentored several PhD and MS students, written/contributed to 8 book chapters, and published >50 articles in peer-reviewed international journals.


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