Acreo Swedish ICT is a Swedish independent non-profit research institute within hardware oriented ICT (Information and Communication Technology).

We conduct contract research and development with expertise within Broadband Technology, Fiber Optics, Nanoelectronics, Printed Electronics and Sensor Systems. We also offer Business development to Small and Medium sized Enterprises (SME), starting with a clear understanding of market needs and taking advantage of ICT.

We have four RTOs /sites in Sweden and our head office is situated in Kista, Stockholm.


Acreo HQ. Expertise within Broadband Communication, Fiber Optics, Nanoelectronics. Operate Electrum Laboratory in collaboration with KTH.


Key competences in MEMS, Electromagnetics, Bio-Chemical and Systems design. Close to Chalmers, as neighbors and as partners.


Expertise in Fiber Optic Sensors. Home for Acreo Fiber Lab – production of advanced specialty optical fibers. Part of the regional hub Fiber Optic Valley.


World leading R&D-center for Printed and Organic Electronics. The EU Pilot Line demonstrator PEA-Manufacturing in partnership  with LiU and NOSP.


Management Group 

Leif Ljungqvist
leif [dot] ljungqvist [at] acreo [dot] se
Anders Berntson
Broadband Technology
anders [dot] berntson [at] acreo [dot] se
Åsa Claesson
Fiber Optics
asa [dot] claesson [at] acreo [dot] se
Håkan Sehlin
SME Development
hakan [dot] sehlin [at] acreo [dot] se
Louise Felldin
Marketing & Communication
louise [dot] felldin [at] acreo [dot] se

Peter Björkholm
Sensor Systems
peter [dot] bjorkholm [at] acreo [dot] se

Monika Johansson
monika [dot] johansson [at] acreo [dot] se

Göran Gustafsson
Printed Electronics
goran [dot] gustafsson [at] acreo [dot] se

Board members

Hans Hentzell (Chairman), Swedish ICT Research
Hans Malmqvist, FMOF
Cecilia Driving, RISE
Maria Månsson, Prevas
Sten Nordell, Transmode
Pontus de Laval, Saab AB
Stefan Ekman
Anna Malmström, Employee representative
Ingemar Petermann, Employee representative

Magnus Lindblom, Employee representative (Deputy)
David Westerberg, Employee representative (Deputy)

Acreo Swedish ICT - part of Swedish ICT

Acreo is a part of Swedish ICT Research, a group of world class research institutes in the forefront of research in ICT ranging from hardware to software. Swedish ICT Research is active through its subsidiaries: Acreo, SICS, Interactive Institute, and Viktoria Institute.

RISE AB is an owner company that wholly or partly owns industry research institutes. Today there are 19 research institutes within Rise, organized in four groups: Innventia, SP, Swerea and Swedish ICT Research. RISE Research Institutes of Sweden is a network of RTO’s, cooperating with universities, industry and society to create value, economic growth and competitiveness through excellent R&D and innovation. Read more at