Caliper Life Sciences
United States of America
Christiaan Engstrom draws on 15-plus years of experience in marketing, operations and management across life sciences, healthcare and manufacturing industries. Since joining the company in March 2014, the organization has reinvested record growth into its core operations, with the goal of earning a trusted global leader position in biopharmaceutical development and manufacturing. Prior to accepting his role at C3, Mr. Engstrom was the Chief Operating Officer for Medical Advanced Pain Specialists, a multi-specialty group of clinics in the greater Minneapolis-St. Paul area. Under his leadership, the team improved patient experience through streamlined operations, resulting in exponential growth over a three-year period. The team successfully delivered against its goal for acquisition in January 2014. Mr. Engstrom received both his undergraduate and master’s degrees from the University of Minnesota's Carlson School of Management. He is a Six Sigma and Lean Process Improvement leader, trained in previous operational and business development roles at Toro and Ford Motor Companies. His voice of customer, process improvement and quality experiences continue to guide aggressive growth strategies at C3.