Group Chief Executive Officer (Group CEO)
Appointed in August 2016 as the CEO of Sivers Semiconductors. Anders has held various leading roles with large corporations like e.g. Sony Ericsson, HIQ and ABB and as VP Engineering & Operations at Birdstep Technologies before joining Sivers Semiconductors as COO in February 2015. Anders holds an MSc in Computer Science and Engineering from Faculty of Engineering, Lund University.
Group Chief Financial Officer (Group CFO)
Group CFO since September 2021. Håkan Rippe’s career spans 27 years in both private equity-owned and listed technology companies. He has been part of several growth journeys and handled a significant number of acquisitions and capital market transactions. Håkan Rippe has previously held the role of CFO at Enea and Clavister as well as senior positions at IBM and Telelogic, among others. Håkan holds a Master of Science in Industrial Engineering and Management from Chalmers University of Technology.
Managing Director Photonics (MD Photonics)
Billy is managing director at Sivers Photonics Ltd. He came from advanced, display platform start-up, SmartKem, where he was COO. He previously held Senior Executive and Board-level roles at semiconductor industry giants Motorola, Global Foundries and Teledyne e2v, as well as critical roles within industry start-up Silecs. Billy´s long experience include operations, engineering, quality, research and technology, and global applications expertise. Billy studied Electronics and Electrical Engineering at Glasgow University.
Managing Director Wireless (MD Wireless)
Appointed MD Wireless in October 2022. Harish Krishnaswamy received his B.Tech. degree in electrical engineering from IIT Madras, Chennai, India, in 2001, and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from the University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles, CA, USA, in 2003 and 2009, respectively. In 2009, he joined the Electrical Engineering Department, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA, as a professor and the Director of the Columbia High-Speed and Millimeter-Wave IC Laboratory (CoSMIC). In 2017, he co-founded MixComm Inc., which was acquired by Sivers Semiconductors in February 2022. He has received numerous awards in both academic and industrial settings.
Group Senior Vice President Marketing & Communications
Joined Sivers Semiconductors (previous Sivers IMA) in September 2015. Formerly Vice President Sales & Marketing (VP Sales & Marketing) Sivers Wieless. Patric has held various leading roles in Ericsson. He has been working with radar- and radio link backhaul systems since 1994.