Svenska Aerogel has developed and commercialized Quartzene®, a material that is produced using a flexible, environmentally friendly and highly cost-effective manufacturing method. Commercialization of the product will be conducted in a number of different applications, primarily in insulation, paint and coatings, and filtration, in close cooperation with partners in the industry.
Chairman of the Board, and one of the founders of Svenska Aerogel, Professor Christer Sjöström has been vital for the development of the company. He continues to maintain a central and driving position in the company as it enters a more commercial phase.
The buildup of Master Pilot Plant enters the final stage and capacity increases significantly to meet the expected demand from the market. To drive this, the company has been strengthened with several key employees in 2018. In November, Tor Einar Norbakk took over the responsibility as CEO. The assignment – to lead the company further towards an industrial process industry and an internationalization. So what does he say after the first few months?