Bachelor of Science. in Pharmacy, Uppsala University, Sweden, 1976. Master of Science in Pharmacy, Uppsala University, Sweden, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy in Pharmaceutics, Uppsala University, Sweden, 1987.
Research scientist Astra Lakemedel AB, Soedertaelge, Sweden, 1978-1980. Senior research scientist Astra Alab AB, 1980-1988. Head physical pharmacy Biogram AB, Malmo, Sweden, 1988-1994, vice president Research and development, 1994-1996.
Manager pharmaceutics Ethical Pharmaceuticals (Sweden) AB, 1996-1997, head pharmaceutical department, 1997-1999. Head pharmaceutical Research and Development Amarin Development AB, 1999-2000, Research and Development director, since 2000.
Captain Swedish Army Reserves, since 1984. Member Apotekar Society.
Married Ann Sofie Fyhr June 20, 1980. Children: Pontus, Malin.