On October 2:nd, Michael Bäärnhielm takes on the position as CEO of the high-tech company Airec in Malmö as the founder Sven Persson retires. Sven Persson remains as part owner and also acts as vice chairman and senior adviser. Other major shareholders include Industrifonden and German Innogy Venture Capital.
Airec develops and produces asymmetric plate heat exchangers for applications where conventional plate heat exchangers cannot be used. The company is in a very expansive phase and has recently made several breakthroughs with its technology in a number of important and growing application areas.
Michael Bäärnhielm has a background from the German technology company Bürkert but has also been one of the founders of Strainlabs AB. With long experience from several B2B companies, Michael will continue the work to strengthen Airec’s position in the market while adapting the production capacity to the increased market demand.