Olov Larsson appointed new R&D Manager at Åkerströms

Olov Larsson outside Åkerströms’ office in Björbo
Olov Larsson outside Åkerströms’ office in Björbo

Olov Larsson will take on the role of R&D Manager at Åkerströms Björbo AB starting 1 February.

Prior to his appointment at Åkerströms, he worked in operational development at Mattsson Metal in Mora, Sweden. Before that, he worked as head of development at both Morakniv and FM Mattsson, and also ran his own printing company for eight years.

“I look forward to being part of this expert team and helping guide Åkerströms proud product history into the future. Using strategic product development to remain on the cutting edge and offer new, innovative solutions is crucial to the company’s and our customer’s continued success,” said Olov.

“We are very glad to have Olov on our team. He has drive and passion for new technology and comes to us during a phase in which we are growing through innovative solutions and further development of our existing base in close contact with our customers. Olov will be the perfect team leader to continue to steer this journey we have already begun,” said Anna Stiwne, Åkerströms’ CEO.

Olov is 46, lives in Mora and spends much of his free time on photography and outdoor activities like skiing and snowmobiling.

For further information, please contact:

Anna Stiwne, CEO
+46 (0)70-244 77 16