Sectra appoints Executive Vice Presidents

Today, the IT and medical technology company Sectra (STO: SECT B) announces the appointment of Simo Pykälistö and Marie Ekström as Executive Vice Presidents of the company, both of whom will also be included in Sectra’s Group Executive Management team.

Simo Pykälistö, 40 years old, is the Chief Financial Officer of the Sectra Group. Simo Pykälistö holds a Master of Science degree from Alliant International University, San Diego, US, and has worked at Sectra since 2003.

Marie Ekström, 51 years old, is the head of Sectra’s largest product area Radiology. Marie Ekström holds a university degree with a focus on IT from Linköping University and has worked at Sectra since 1996.

The information in this press release is such that Sectra AB (publ) is obligated to disclose pursuant to the Swedish Securities Market Act and/or the Financial Instruments Trading Act. The information was issued to the media for publication on December 4, 2012, at 07:55 a.m. (CET).

For further information

Torbjörn Kronander, President and CEO, Sectra AB, tel +46 (0)705 23 52 27

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About the Sectra Group
Sectra was founded in 1978 and has its roots in Linköping University in Sweden. The company’s business operation includes cutting-edge products and services within the niche segments of medical IT and secure communication. Sectra has offices in 12 countries and operates through partners worldwide. Sales in the 2011/2012 fiscal year totaled SEK 823 million. The Sectra share is quoted on the NASDAQ OMX Stockholm exchange. For more information, visit


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Sectra assists hospitals throughout the world to enhance the efficiency of care, and authorities and defense forces in Europe to protect society’s most sensitive information. Thereby, Sectra contributes to a healthier and safer society. The company was founded in 1978, has its head office in Linköping, Sweden, with direct sales in 19 countries, and operates through partners worldwide. Sales in the 2016/2017 fiscal year totaled SEK 1,141 million. The Sectra share (STO: SECT B) is quoted on the Nasdaq Stockholm exchange. For more information, visit