Höglund will join the company’s management team with responsibility for global sales, client activities, and sales channel development.
He joins Ynvisible from RISE (Acreo Swedish ICT), a printed electronics applied research institute.
At RISE, he held the position of business development manager for the Swedish Innovation Cluster – Printed Electronics Arena and as business developer at RISE Acreo focused on business development, networking activities, sales and marketing in the field of printed electronics in Sweden and Internationally.
“We are strengthening our team with proven industry expertise to accelerate our business. Tommy is a highly respected and highly energetic networker within the field of printed electronics, with a proven track record of building sales and business partnerships,” said Jani-Mikael Kuusisto, Ynvisible’s CEO. “Tommy is a great addition to our management team. He brings valuable industry experience, customer insights, and the leadership required to lead our global sales through the next phase of our growth.”
Höglund joins Ynvisible following the completed acquisition of Consensum Production AB (Consensum).
Positioned in Linköping, Sweden, he will also act as the managing director of this Ynvisible fully owned subsidiary.
“After eight fantastic years at RISE Acreo and heading the Printed Electronics Arena where, we turned emerging printed electronics inventions into market applications together with a great network of customers, entrepreneurs, researchers and investors. I now look forward to working for one of the most promising companies in the field of printed electronics,” Höglund said, “I'm passionately committed to turn the fantastic features of printed electronics into R2R production and thereby enable the full potential for electrochromic displays and other printed/hybrid solutions. The merger of Consensum and Ynvisible is an amazing opportunity that the industry has been longing for and I look forward to starting a new chapter for the printed electronics industry together with the Ynvisible team and their expanding network of customers and partners.”
Höglund will start with the company on Nov. 4, 2019.