Saeid Esmaeilzadeh elected to the Business Executives Council of the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences (IVA)

Yesterday, Thursday, 24 November 2011, Saeid Esmaeilzadeh, founder and CEO of Serendipity Innovations AB, and Eva Hamilton, CEO of SVT, were elected to the Business Executives Council of the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences (IVA). The mandate begins on 1 January 2012 and is valid for two years. As of 1 January 2012, the Council is composed of:

Erik Lautmann, Chairman (2010-2012)

Peter Nygårds, Swedbank (2010-2012)

Lars-Eric Aaro, LKAB (2011-2013)

Annette Brodin Rampe, Brunswick Nordic (2011-2013)

Pia Sandvik-Wiklund, Länsförsäkringar Jämtland (2010 -2012)

Åke Svensson, Teknikföretagen (2011-2013)

Peter Wallenberg jr, FAM (2011-2013)

Eva Hamilton, SVT (2012-2014)

Saeid Esmaeilzadeh, Serendipity Innovations (2012-2014)

IVA was founded in 1919 and is the World's oldest academy for engineering sciences. The academy's network consists of decision-makers from business, academia and governance. With over 1,000 Swedish and foreign elected members and representatives from nearly 200 companies in IVA's Business Executives Council, the academy represents a qualified knowledge bank.

For more information:

Omid Ekhlasi, Chief Communications Officer Serendipity Innovations

Mail: omid@sdip.se

Tel: +45 (0) 73-5252509