Our Expertise



Meet our experts

With over a hundred years of accumulated knowledge and experience of making good use of nature’s gifts, we want to share our expertise and we hope to inspire you on our journey together towards a fossil free world.

Our experts are specialists in their respective fields, and inspirational speakers dedicated to today’s challenges.

We offer keynote speeches, guest speeches or participation in panel discussions. We have suggested some headline examples, please contact us for finding a topic that suits your needs.

Emil Källström



​Emil Källström is the Member of Parliament who took the unexpected turn to become Vice President of a chemical company. Before Emil started at Sekab, he served as the spokesperson for Economy and Finance representing the Center Party. Emil holds an economics degree from the Stockholm School of Economics and brews his own beer on the homestead in Sund, not far from Sekab’s green chemical factory. 

Headline examples:
  • Tech vs Politics: How can politics and industry learn from each other?
  • How the world’s greenest chemical company find the world’s most sustainable clients
  • Sweden’s green industrial revolution: What’s happening and what can we learn?

Contact Emil Källström

Mathilda Johansson

Development engineer


Mathilda Johansson moved to Örnsköldsvik to write her master’s thesis at Sekab about high-yield fermentation of lignocellulosic sugar, then joined the innovation team to work with process simulation and optimization.

Mathilda holds a degree in biotechnology from Chalmers University of Technology and advocates cycling and sailing as modes of transportation for vacations. 

Headline examples:
  • Efficient utilization of lignocellulosic biomass components
  • Process simulation and computational bioengineering
  • Microbial cell factories and genetic engineering

Contact Mathilda Johansson

Tino Lassmann

Senior Development Engineer


  • CelluAPP

​Tino Lassmann has a post-graduate education from the Vienna University of Technology which includes a PhD in chemical engineering, with a specialization in thermal process engineering. Originating from Austria, he has been working for Sekab since 2018, managing national and international funded projects and collaborations, as well as customer projects. He has 10 years of experience in simulation, balancing, analysis, model development, process integration and optimization of industrial processes – within scientific research as well as in the chemical and pharmaceutical industry.

Headline examples:
  • Sekab’s CelluAPP® Technology Platform, from idea to commercialization
  • Biorefinery Process Design
  • Possibilities and challenges for biorefineries in the industry

Contact Tino Lassmann

Maria Kristoffersson

Sustainability Manager



Maria holds a Msc in technical chemistry from Umeå University and a 15 years experinece within environmental engineering and sustainability. Passionate about sustainability topics and deep knowledge about market demands and new solutions for sustainable development within the chemical industry.

Headline examples:
  • How the chemical industry plays a role in the transition towards a sustainable society
  • How have the market demands for green chemicals changed over the years and what are the biggest challenges
  • The green transition – new solutions for sustainable development

Contact Maria Kristoffersson

Adnan Cavka

Senior Development Engineer


  • CelluAPP

PhD in Technical Chemistry, MBA in Finance, MSc in Business and Economics from Umeå University, Sweden. Almost two decades of experience from scientific research, industrial R&D, process engineering, and IPR related work primarily within thermochemical biomass processing, industrial biotechnology, fermentation, finance, and business development. International experience from work across five continents and the creator of 15 patents and patents pending. for the CelluAPP® Technology Platform.

Headline examples:
  • Technology for next generation of biobased products – CelluAPP® technology platform
  • Forestry biorefineries – status and innovation
  • The grand challenge of cellulosic sugar and products –  high revenue business models, not low-cost process technology

Contact Adnan Cavka


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