Radius Health picks Jesper Hoiland as president, CEO

Radius Health picks Jesper Hoiland as president, CEO

Jesper Hoiland has just been appointed as the chief executive officer of Radius Health Inc.

The company said Jesper Høiland will lead the next stage of growth and value creation as a fully integrated commercial biotech company.

Mr. Jesper Høiland, M.Sc., served as an Executive Vice President of US at Novo Nordisk A/S since March 2015 until September 1, 2016.

Mr. Høiland served as the President of Novo Nordisk, Inc. since August 1, 2013. Mr. Høiland served as Senior Vice President of International Operations at Novo Nordisk A/S. Mr. Hiland served as Member of Senior Management Board at Novo Nordisk A/S.

He served as the Manager of International Operations at Novo Nordisk A/S. He served as Novo Nordisk’s head of International Operations where he oversaw all operations outside of Europe, China, Japan, Korea and North America.

He serves as a Director of Astion Pharma A/S. Mr. Høiland has an MSc in Management from Copenhagen Business School, Denmark, from 1985.