Team & Expertise

Peter Åsberg

  • Director BU Pharma
  • PhD, Applied Biochemistry

Ingrid Ajaxon

  • Scientist
  • PhD, Materials Science

Cecilia Annerén

  • R&D Director
  • PhD, Medical Cell Biology

Jenny Andersson Collby

  • Director, Marketing & Branding

Pär Hjort

  • Marketing Manager BU Derma

Mattias Karls

  • CEO
  • MSc Industrial Engineering and Management

Oskar Lund

  • CFO
  • MBA

Göran Säve

  • Director, Supply Chain
  • PhD, Nuclear Physics

Tommi Remonen

  • Principal Scientist
  • PhD, Organic Chemistry

Gabriella Josefsson

  • Key Account Manager BU Derma
  • PhD, Engineering Physics

Tuulikki Lindmark

  • Sr. Product Development Manager – BU Pharma
  • MSc Pharm, PhD

Sara Frykstrand Ångström

  • Scientist
  • PhD, Engineering Science

Paiam Ataei

  • Sales Director
  • BSc Business Administration

Cecilia Århammar

  • Scientist
  • PhD, Materials Science

Alexander Grahn

  • Reseach Engineer
  • MSc Engineering Physics

Ottilia Arvén

  • Research Engineer
  • MSc Engineering Chemistry

Erik Bamford

  • Research Engineer
  • MSc Engineering Chemistry


Per Kågebjer

  • Chairman of the board

Maria Strömme

  • Prof. Nanotechnology

Sten Dahlborg

Mattias Karls

  • CEO

Advisory Board

Dr Karin Jorga

  • (pharma industry)

Prof. Christel Bergström

  • (drug delivery)

Olof Carlstoft

Michael Ingelög

  • Financing

Mateo Santurio

  • Strategy

What drives us

Value Through Innovation

At Disruptive Materials, our vision is simple: Value Through Innovation. Every day, we work towards our vision by investing in the research and development of new products and the improvement of existing products. We make these decisions in line with the needs of our customers.

Truly Disruptive Materials

Our mission is to deliver truly disruptive materials – materials that have the potential to change their target markets in a truly disruptive way. Combining our own world-class research and collaborations with world-leading partners we are working to provide innovative solutions that can address customer needs in various markets. We are driven by the ambition to contribute to an adequate supply of new materials.

Thinking Sustainably

Sustainability is integrated into everything we do. We believe that business development will be a sustainable strategy only when it succeeds in creating value for the customer, society, and the company. In practice, this means that we implement a triple bottom line: people, planet, and profit.


"To become a world leading provider of advanced and functional materials on a global basis, famous for the flagship product Upsalite®"