Management bios

Marcus Wigren, CEO

  • Born: 1975
  • Joined: 2007. CEO Nilar International AB since April 2018, CEO
    Nilar AB since 2016. Head of Sales & Marketing 2007-2015.
  • Shares: 0
  • Share options: 30,000
  • BSc in Business Administration, University of Örebro, BSc in computers, energy, high voltage and control technique, Linköping University
  • More than 15 years of experience in marketing and sales of technical systems and products. Former; Product manager Gycom Nordic AB, Sales engineering Vacon AB, Electrical and industrial consultant Ångpanneföreningen and Process Control System consultant at Siemens Sweden, Germany, and USA.


Magnus Nordgren, CFO

  • Born: 1970
  • Joined: 2013
  • Shares: 0
  • Share options: 21,000
  • BA in Business Administration, Stockholm University
  • More than 20 years of experience in finance – out of which 12 years from pre-IPO and publicly listed companies. Former; CFO of Brandos AB (publ), CFO of Ortivus AB (publ) – listed on Nasdaq OMX Stockholm Small Cap, CFO of GTE plc – a clean tech company with optimization solutions for gas turbines – IPO on AIM, Director of Finance Nordics of ACNielsen.


Erik Tolagen, Head of Sales and Marketing

  • Born: 1973
  • Joined: 2012
  • Shares: 0
  • Share options: 15,000
  • MSc in Mechanics
  • Background in sales and product management. Special skills in system design and battery implementation, having worked closely to several of Nilar’s customers during the years. Former; Engineer Svensk Konstruktionstjänst, Technical sales Promoco Scandinavia AB, Product manager Gycom Nordic AB.


Anders Ericson, Head of Manufacturing

  • Born: 1970
  • Joined: 2011
  • Shares: 0
  • Share options: 7,500
  • 80p – Electronic and Computer Engineering, University of Gävle
  • More than 20 years of management experience and production technology from Ericsson. During this period he has been among other the technical manager of Ericsson ́s global process for manufacturing of radio base stations. Former; Technology manager Ericsson.


Anders Tangen, Head of R&D

  • Born: 1968
  • Joined: 2017
  • Shares: 0
  • Share options: 0
  • Cand Scient and Dr Scient Chemistry, University of Oslo
  • More than 15 years of management, experience within scientific research, product development, business development, marketing
    and sales.