MISSION

Our ambition

We are striving to be the most innovative provider of silicon carbide substrates, with the lowest defect densities, for use in power devices with the highest energy efficiency, highest power capability, lowest leakage current, and highest reliability on the market.

It is our ambition to be the technology leader and we strive to define the future of the power electronics industry.

BOARD MEMBERS

Our board of directors

Agneta Franksson

Agneta Franksson

Chairman of the board

Agneta Franksson, MBA, M. Sc. E.E

Agneta Franksson holds an executive MBA from Uppsala University (internationalization), a Master of Science degree from the Royal institute of Technology in Stockholm (Electrical engineering) and The Institute of Technology at Linköping University (Medical technology).

Agneta has experience from CEO positions and more than 25 years’ experience from R&D and business development focusing on sales. Since 2006 she also run her own management consulting company.

Agneta has served on several boards of directors during the last 14 years. Today she is a member of the board of Arocell AB (Publ.), Pharmetheus AB, AI Medical Technology AIM AB and Ekebygruppen AB and serves as the chairman of the board of directors of Specialplast Wensbo AB, Ekebygruppen and Kiselkarbid i Stockholm AB. She received the national prize “Supergasell 2016” (Dagens Industri) (Sweden´s fastest growing company). Since 2019, Agneta is also an accredited teacher at the Swedish Academy of Board Directors.

Johan Ekman

Johan Ekman

Director

Johan Ekman is the CEO of Kiselkarbid i Stockholm AB as well as Representative Director and CEO of its holding company, EL-Seed Corporation, and has decades of experience in the investment management business. He holds Master of Science degrees in Engineering Physics from Chalmers University of Technology and Electrical Engineering from the Swiss Federal Institute of Engineering as well as an MBA from IBO.

Christian Ehrenborg

Christian Ehrenborg

Director

Christian Ehrenborg is Senior Investment Manager at Ingka Investment B.V. part of the Ingka Group, a strategic partner in the IKEA franchise system. Christian represents Ingka GreenTech AB in the board. He has +20 years of experience of tech investments in venture backed companies.

Per Anell

Per Anell

Director

Per has a broad investment scope but tends to gravitate towards deep tech and industry related ventures. He started his career as an IP consultant at Awapatent and then moved into robotics as a project manager at Mydata Automation AB (later Mycronic AB). In 2000 he joined his first startup as VP Engineering at Proximion Fiber Optics, which commercialized the research from the Swedish research institute Acreo on how to manufacture advanced Fiber Bragg Gratings. In 2003 he joined Mamea Imaging (later sold to Philips Healthcare), as VP Development, in the development of the world’s first photon-counting X-ray modality for mammography. After years of operative experience he decided to change track and started at Innovationsbron and Almi Invest to support the Swedish startup ecosystem and gained his first experiences within venture capital. In 2014 he joined Industrifonden.

Per holds a Master of Science in Engineering from Lund University.

OUR FACILITIES

Facilities

Location

Kiselkarbid i Stockholm AB (”KISAB”)
KTH Electrum
Kistagången16, Box 228
164 40 Kista
SWEDEN

The Electrum laboratory provides a 1300m2 cleanroom facility and a further 1500m2 of laboratories with strict surveillance, facility access regulations, personnel safety procedures, solid storage security and 24/7 maintenance and technical support.

Supplies crucial for the company’s production operations are secured through agreements giving us user access to the Swedish Royal Institute of Technology’s infrastructure.

All of our laboratory facilities and offices are located in the same building, ensuring flawless interorganizational response time and eliminating transport risks between processes carried out by the company.

The proximity to Sweden’s major international airport serves to improve delivery and response time further.

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