Per Juul Nielsen is announced Chief Executive Officer of UVD Robots ApS, a company providingautonomous disinfection robots for hospitals, and pharmaceutical companies.
Odense, Denmark – May 3, 2018 Per Juul Nielsen is announced CEO of a newly established company, UVD Robots ApS. The company was established after a successful RoBi-X Partnership between Blue Ocean Robotics and Sygehuspartnerskabet, the formal partnership between five Danish Regions and The Market Development Fund. UVD Robots provides innovative autonomous UV-Disinfection Robots, fighting hospital-acquired infections (HAIs) and increasing patients safety.
Per’s management experience and thorough knowledge of healthcare industry make him a perfect CEO for UVD Robots. Blue Ocean Robotics developed the solution in a RoBi-X partnership and we are very excited about taking the next step and bringing it to the global market. We have already witnessed the company’s first successes with the sales made to hospitals in the Middle East and Asian markets. We are confident that under Per’s leadership, the company is on a great growth path.
Per holds B.Sc. in Engineering, B.Sc. in Business Administration and INSEAD General Management Programme. He has 20+ years general management and board member experience from international businesses like Micro Matic and Roulunds Fabriker. He gained in-depth healthcare industry know-how working for the past 8 years as a CEO of KEN Hygiene Systems, a company providing hygiene solutions for the global healthcare market.
I am very excited to have an opportunity to combine my background and experience to bring to the global market advanced robotics solution that safely and effectively fights dangerous bacteria and viruses. The UV-Disinfection Robot is a product with a huge global market potential and I am looking forward to developing a company that will work towards the improvement of patient safety.
Per Juul Nielsen is excited to start a new chapter of his professional career and the challenge of commercializing innovative robotics solutions. Per will conduct his work form Blue Ocean Robotics’ headquarters in Odense, Denmark.
About UVD Robots ApS
UVD Robots ApS is a company providing UV-Disinfection Robots, autonomous mobile robots emitting concentrated UV-C light (short-wavelength ultraviolet light) onto pre-defined infectious hotspots in patient rooms, operating rooms and other hospital environments. Clinical tests have proven that an exposure time of only ten minutes eliminates up to 99.9% of bacteria and viruses on the irradiated surface and improves patients and hospital staff safety.