Sweden: ADDvise recruits Fredrik Mella as COO

Rikard Akhtarzand, CEO ADDvise

ADDvise Group, a supplier of equipment to healthcare and research facilities, is strengthening its group management with the recruitment of Fredrik Mella as COO.

At ADDvise, Mella will be responsible for supporting the subsidiaries’ management teams in achieving the group’s organic financial goals. He takes up the role on February 17, 2022.

Mella has extensive international experience in the medtech industry. Most recently, he was CEO of ScandiNova, a company in pulsed power and microwave systems that was within the medtech Industry and Research. He was previously export director at ETAC, which develops, manufactures, and sells medical devices, and board member of Abilia, a medtech company that is part of the MedCap group.

“Strengthening ADDvise with Fredrik Mella enables us to continue to accelerate our growth rate. He will complement our management team with his international experience from the medtech industry, and I believe he will be a good leader and coach for our subsidiaries’ CEOs,” said CEO Rikard Akhtarzand.