Dr. Ebenezer Twumasi Afriyie is now a full time employee at Svenska Aerogel. Before, he was employed 30% by the company as a industrial graduate student. On 16 April 2013 Ebenezer presented his Doctoral thesis at Building Science at KTH.
Ebenezer is a material chemist from Kwame Nkrumah University of Ghana and the thechnical university of Luleå was employed as a graduate student at the University of Gävle in 2008 and presented his Licenciate thesis in 2011. His research deals with the development of new types of nanoporous silica based materials for molecular filtration of air and thermal insulation of for example buildings.