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Press release, May , 2016, Stockholm, Sweden
(May 4, 2016) Excillum AB, Stockholm, Sweden is pleased to announce the appointment of three new members to its board of directors. The three are distinguished business executives with complementary backgrounds. “As we at Excillum strengthen our focus on growth and technological excellence we welcome the additions of these three outstanding new board members”, said Prof. Hans Hertz, Chairman of Excillum’s board of directors.” Their global experience in business management, technology and startups will strengthen Excillum’s ability to grow and develop unique value added x-ray solutions for its customers.”

Thomas Eklund is an independent Advisor, Consultant and Board Member. He currently serves as chairman of the Board of Moberg Pharma AB, Swevet AB and Itrim AB. Member of the board of Boule Diagnostics AB, Memira AB, Biotage AB and Rodebjer Form AB.
Thomas holds an MBA from Stockholm School of Economics.

Magnus Ryde is a renowned semiconductor industry and high-tech. venture professional. He currently serves as chairman board of Kaiam Corp. and SOL Voltaics AB. Furthermore, he is also member of the board GLO AB and Ekahau.
Magnus is a graduate of Linköping University of Sweden and he received his MS of Industrial Engineering and Executive MBA degrees from Stanford University.

Christian W. Jansson is chairman of the board of Apoteket AB, Vivoline Medical AB, Carl Westin AB and member of the board of Europris ASA, KappAhl AB, Collodial Resources AB, Min Doktor AB and Wyndit Inc.
Christian holds a MBA and an honorary doctorate in economics from the University of Lund.

About Excillum:
Excillum, Stockholm Sweden is a leading company in the field of high end microfocus x-ray sources. Excillum was founded in 2007 by researchers from the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Stockholm Sweden. Excillum designs, develops and manufactures a high brightness microfocus x-ray source based on MetalJet technology.  With this unique patented technology previously unprecedented x-ray intensities are achieved. The first product was launched in 2010, and now the second generation of MetalJet x-ray sources are available for applications such as diffraction, metrology and imaging. The company has reached a strong market position in its field and is now quickly growing.

Björn Hansson CEO Excillum: Email:, Tel: +46-(0)704-212 084.

Published: May 14, 2016