President & CEO
Mrs. Cronholm was recently appointed to the role of President and CEO of Cytrellis, she previously headed up the company’s marketing efforts. Cytrellis is a venture backed, clinical stage medical technology company developing a new, proprietary class of aesthetic devices. Cytrellis’ devices are designed to remove micro sized cores of sagging skin without surgery or scarring.
Mrs. Cronholm has more than 20 years’ experience in the life sciences and medical device industry. She managed the body contouring franchise at Cynosure, directed marketing and product management of several product lines. Prior to joining Cytrellis, Mrs. Cronholm was Head of Marketing for the Lab Solutions business at EMD Millipore. Through her 12-year tenure at EMD Millipore she held various roles such as marketing manager, research and development scientist and quality manager. She began her career in the biotech industry working at TransKaryotic Therapies.
Karen has a BS in Microbiology from the University of New Hampshire and earned an MBA with honors from Northeastern University.