Name: Johan Berthag
Position: Global Sales Manager
Location: Gothenburg Sweden
Johan Berthag is a passionate member of the CELLINK team on the mission to conquer the world of bioprinting. Berthag has a degree in Chemical Engineering from Chalmers University and has 10 years experience in sales. His drive and energy has added a ball of fire to the CELLINK sales force! In Johan’s spare time he enjoys culinary adventures, being with his family and friends, watching/playing sports and enjoying the outdoors!
1.What sparked your interest to work with 3D Bioprinting?
I was first actually sparked about the energy level and the positive attitude within CELLINK, then when you realize the opportunities and the possibilities within Bioprinting in combination with a fantastic company, it is a fantastic match.
2.What do you hope to see happen with 3D Bioprinting during your lifetime?
I really believe that we will see full size organs being transplanted into humans during my lifetime, however to be able to get there the future is really starting right now.
3.What is one thing people would be surprised to know about you?
Ohhh tough one, I think most people would be surprised that I have a fascination about Gokarting, and I am quite good at it, if you ask me! So, please challenge me! =)
4. What was your dream job as a child?
That one is a no brainer, I wanted to be a professional hockey player in NHL.
5.If you could have one super power what would it be?
I would like to have the ability to heal people, then I would heal my mothers cancer.