Lars Ole Haustedt is director projects & innovation at AnalytiCon Discovery GmbH, a natural product company. In his current role he is mainly responsible for business development in Europe focusing on the pharmaceutical industry and is heading the computational chemistry department at AnalytiCon.
He was leading several projects regarding natural product based library generation. Currently he is involved in the concept and realization of rational designed natural product inspired libraries, natural product development platforms and their application in drug discovery programs. During now 12 years at AnalytiCon he managed several projects in the pharma, food and cosmetic arena ranging from hit-to-lead programs up to the development of marketed products.
Lars Ole Haustedt studied chemistry and received his PhD from the University of Hannover working with H. Martin R. Hoffmann on a natural product synthesis. For two years he joined the group of Paul A. Wender at Stanford University working on novel synthetic methodology and natural product synthesis. In 2005 he joined AnalytiCon Discovery heading a laboratory for library synthesis.