ADDvise hires a new Business Unit Manager

ADDvise hires Erland Pontusson as the new Business Unit Manager for the Business Unit Healthcare, a position which is part of the ADDvise Group top management team. Erland is a MSc in Business and Economics and his most recent assignment was that of CEO of the company Absorbest. Before his time at Absorbest Erland has, amongst other things, been the CEO of Abilia, CEO and Manager for the Nordic region at VWR (KEBO Lab), CEO of LIC Orthopaedics as well as Sales Manager of Fujitsu Sweden.

Erland Pontusson will assume the position as Business Unit Manager at the latest on April 18th 2015.

Anders Elf will continue as Business Unit Manager until Erland Pontusson assumes the position. Thereafter Anders Elf will return to working with business development as a consultant within the ADDvise Group, which also means that he will leave his position in the top management team.

- Anders Elf has done a great job of integrating Sonesta in to the ADDvise Group and has then played an important role in developing the Business Unit Healthcare. Anders competence will now be used in a broader position as a consultant within the Group, says Rikard Akhtarzand CEO of ADDvise. 

The Business Unit Healthcare currently accounts for approximately 50 % of the turnover of the ADDvise Group. The Business Unit includes IM-Medico Svenska AB, Sonesta Medical AB, Sonesta Medical Inc. and Surgical Tables Inc. The business consists of development, manufacturing and sales of medical equipment.

Rikard Akhtarzand, VD +46 765-25 90 71


About ADDvise Lab Solutions AB

ADDvise Lab Solutions AB (publ) is an expansive group which through its subsidiaries IM-Medico Svenska AB, KEBO Inredningar Sverige AB, ADDvise Tillquist AB, Sonesta Medical AB, Sonesta Medical Inc. and Surgical Tables Inc. offers comprehensive solutions in the form of products and services to healthcare and research facilities. ADDvise Group's customers are located in both the private and public sectors. The Company's share is listed on First North and Mangold Fondkommission AB, +46 8-503015 50, is the company's Certified Adviser and liquidity provider.

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ADDvise Group AB (publ) is a leading supplier of equipment to healthcare and research facilities. The group consists of approximately 10 subsidiaries organized into two business areas, Lab and Healthcare. Sales are global. The Group has a clear acquisition strategy with the aim of raising shareholder value and expand the business – both geographically and product wise. The Group has sales of about 250 MSEK. ADDvise shares are listed on Nasdaq First North Premier. Additional information is available at