Timik Group is a Nordic healthcare company, focused on medical equipment for treating, diagnosing and managing chronic diseases, including migraine headaches, sleep-disordered breathing and respiratory disorders. We specialize in making the latest advances in medical technology available and affordable to people whose everyday lives are impacted by these conditions.
Timik Group is headquartered in Sweden, and has additional offices in Norway, Finland and Denmark. While our distribution is regional, we source innovative treatment technologies on a global basis.
Timik means body in is Inuit. It expresses both our vision and mission.
Vision: We are passionately inspired to provide the best medtech solutions available. By focusing on premium technology, innovation and expertise, we improve the daily lives of people suffering from chronic diseases, so they can enjoy optimal quality of life.
Timik Group will at all times maintain strict standards of quality and effectiveness of the solutions we offer. We will at all times vigilantly seek out emerging technologies that show great promise and follow their development closely. We will strive to be an attractive organization for the calibre of individuals required to carry out our vision.
Timik Group´s offerings will be solutions that are the category leaders among what is available within life science and medical technology, and will give everyone in need the brightest hope of leading their best life.
Stein Jacobsen – Chairman & CEO
Stein is a seasoned Life Science executive with more than 25 years’ experience as a serial entrepreneur, business developer, CEO and Chairman. He has founded more than 20 successful companies and is today an active angel investor involved in several start-up businesses. Stein has worked globally in large matrix organizations and served as President of ResMed Europe (2009 – 2012). Prior to that, he was President of the Ventilation business unit (2007 – 2009). Stein joined ResMed in 2005, becoming Chief Operating Officer - Nordics, after ResMed´s acquisition of PolarMed Holding AS, a leading med. tech. distributor in Scandinavian that Stein founded in 1993. Stein holds the equivalent of a B.Sc. in Clinical Engineering from the University of Stavanger, Norway. LinkedIn Profile
Tomas Andersen – Business Development Director - Nordic
Tomas has a background as a physiotherapist, and have been in the medtech industry since 2000. Both in PolarMed and AkuMed he has worked with a wide portfolio, but main focus has been Carefusion RDX. After finnishing his MBA, he was several years General Manager at AkuMed, before his current position as Product Development Manager at Timik Group. Tomas is also involved in Marketing as well as the daily running of Timik in Denmark.
Jan Johannsen – Finance and Administration Director - Nordic
Jan has long experience within the financial area of the Medtech industry. He spent 9 years (2006-2014) as Finance Director for ResMed Nordic (a leading developer, manufacturer and distributor of medical equipment for treating, diagnosing, and managing sleep-disordered breathing and other respiratory disorders), and 4 years as Finance & Administration Director for PolarMed Holding AS, building up the Nordic distributor business. Before that he worked 10 years within the IT sector. He holds a BSBA from University of San Francisco.
Torgeir Langholen – Service Director - Nordic
Torgeir have long experience with service and support on electronical solutions. He has worked the last 16 years with med-tech solutions as Service Manager in AkuMed. The last year he has worked as Service Director – Nordic in Timik. Torgeir has a degree in electronics engineering. He has worked as a teacher in High School, teaching in electronics. After joining AkuMed he has been in charge of setting up training, service and support systems on all our lung functions systems.
Johan has been a medical industry professional for more than 17 years. In 2004, he led the launch of the Swedish medtech company JakaMed AB. JakaMed was acquired by CareFusion in 2008. After the acquisition Johan was promoted Business Unit Manager for the ventilation business in the Nordic countries. When Timik Group took over the Ventilation business from CareFusion in 2014 he joined Timik Group Ventilation Business Unit Director – Nordic. His has a unique expertise in non-invasive ventilation for neonatal patients working with the well-known Infant Flow™ nCPAP system. Johan has a background as Intensive Care nurse specialist.
Ole-Petter is a trained nurse with experience from sleep, neurosurgery and ENT. He has worked in sales for 12 years and for the last 8 years he has been a Product Specialist – Ventilation in ResMed Norway. He has gained a unique experience through the eight years of ventilation products, where he has trained and been an important support to the clinicians to the use of invasive/non-invasive treatment with Bilevel/CPAP and ASV as well as titrations and clinical expertise for patients with life-support ventilators.
Fredrik Dahlstrøm - Managing Director - Norway
Fredrik has over 20 years of experience providing med-tech solutions, serving today as the Managing Director of AkuMed, with 13 employees, the Norwegian branch of the Nordic Timik Group. His career started with technical support and service for then to become Product Manager and Sales Manager. Fredrik combines his technical engineering background with the dedication for clinical physiology that specialises towards, cardio-, pulmonary-, neuro-diagnostic, sports medicine and rehabilitation. LinkedIn Profile
Thomas Långberg – Managing Director - Sweden
Thomas is a medical industry specialist with over 13 years of experience. In 2003, he led the launch of PolarMed in Sweden and was instrumental to the growth. When ResMed acquired PolarMed in 2005 he continued in various positions such as Product Manager, Marketing Manager and Sales Manager. Thomas practiced nursing for 11 years in intensive care, anesthetics, and pre-hospital care. He has a diploma in marketing from IHM Business School in Stockholm.
Magnus Appelqvist – Logistics Manager - Nordic
Logistics Manager, Nordic at Timk. He is be based in our Swedish office. Magnus has worked in logistics, purchasing and service for over 23 years, the last 15 years of which were within the medtech industry. For the last 5 years he worked as a service engineer at CareFusion, with ventilation as a specialty. Prior to that he worked for 5 years at the ventilation distributor JakaMed, with both logistics and service, which followed a 5 year engagement at Oriola AB as a logistics manager. Magnus is a highly-experienced logistics professional who is also a technical expert on neonatal ventilators. He studied industrial electronics and has completed specialized courses in the SILF-program (Swedish Purchasing and Logistic Association). Timik delivers to high customer expectations --and seamless management of logistics and service is crucial to our delivering on those expectations.
Marianne Holst Queseth – Marketing Director - Nordic
Marianne has more than 23 years of experience from Marketing Communication, having served ResMed for the last 13 years as Art Director Global Marketing Communications. She has good experience in the drive of creative execution in Brand Strategy and also in Digital Strategy. Marianne has a highly expertise in provide ideas, develop and design concepts for a wide range of both digital and print-based marketing materials for global use. Marianne has a degree in Markets Economy and International Market Economy from IHM Business School.