SenseAir AB

Christer Engnér new CEO of SenseAir AB

Press Release   •   Aug 31, 2012 06:00 EDT

SenseAir AB today announced that the Board of Directors has named Christer Engnér as interim Chief Executive Officer. As interim CEO, Christer Engnér will manage the company's day-to-day operations with assistance from SenseAir’s management team.

Christer Engnér has extensive experience in managing technology companies from the technical areas to the financial.  He has held the position of CEO for Gäddede Elektronik, an Electronic Manufacturing Supplier in Sweden, as well as Genetech Systems Sweden, provider of backup power systems solutions. Prior to those roles, he had senior management roles in Solectron and Flextronics responsible for business development, industrialization and account management.

 The Board is pleased to welcome Christer as the Interim CEO for SenseAir. Christer has a strong and particularly relevant background to lead the company on its significant trajectory of growth. SenseAir has tremendous opportunity ahead and the board feels confident that Christer will successfully lead the company into this next stage, says Gunnar Boman, the Chairman of SenseAir. 

It is a privilege to become the interim CEO at such a successful company as SenseAir AB. The company’s world leading products within the field of gas sensors and it’s very competent staff constitutes an amazing platform for the future. To be a part of this feels hugely stimulating and challenging to me, says Christer Engnér.

The board would also like to thank Arvid Egeland for his 19 years of service to the company, most importantly for his work in building Senseair from an early stage start up to a successful 120 MSek revenue company. Mr. Egeland will hold a Sales role focusing primarily in Asia, and report to the new CEO.

SenseAir AB is an expanding, innovation-based gas sensor company with an environment-friendly profile, situated in Dellenbygden in Hälsingland, an area of outstanding natural beauty. The company develops and produces infrared gas sensors and has a world-wide market. With 20 years of experience and through cooperation with various high-tech consortiums SenseAir has acquired a large and broad technology base and unique know-how in production methods for gas meters. The company is a world leader in its field. Our sensors can be used for: demand-controlled ventilation, personnel safety, growth maximisation, future health care, indoor and outdoor climate monitoring, energy optimisation etc.