10 November 2022

The LEO Foundation expands its team by two new profiles effective 1 November 2022 

The LEO Foundation has had the privilege of welcoming Uffe Frandsen, new Communication Manager, and Anton Kieler Saietz, Senior Associate, to its team in two newly created positions. They both had their first day in the office on 1 November 2022.  

Uffe Frandsen is to take on the position of Communication Manager, with his main duty to drive the communication of the LEO Foundation’s grant activities – this in connection with ambitions to increase funding significantly in the coming years. Uffe comes from a position as Communication Manager at DTU Skylab (Technical University of Denmark) and has previously worked as a videojournalist at University College Absalon, as a self-employed consultant, and with the media outlet Jyllands-Posten. He is educated at DMJX (Danish School of Media and Journalism) and has a bachelor’s degree in history from Roskilde University.  

Anton Kieler Saietz is employed as Senior Associate and will first and foremost be working with tasks related to the strategic ownership of LEO Pharma. This includes financial analyses, valuation, and benchmarking, as well as market analysis and risk management. Anton has a background as Senior Valuation Manager at PFA, where he has worked with valuation of alternative investments. Furthermore, Anton has an MSc in Finance and Investment from Copenhagen Business School and is a certified Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA). 

A big welcome to the LEO Foundation!