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“So I called Novo Nordisk and said I wanted to work for them”

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Gitte Pedersen’s career began in Novo Nordisk and the Danish drug giant led her to the US, where she is now CEO and co-founder of a diagnostics company in Manhattan – a career that is partly formed by a past peopled by engineers and women’s rights activists.


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by Stefan Singh Kailay
Offentliggjort 11.06.14 kl. 15:57

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