The board of directors of Ekobot AB (publ) announces today that they have appointed Jonas Eklind as the new Chief Executive Officer of the company, effective from September 1, 2023. Eklind will succeed the former CEO Erik Jonuks.
Ekobot's Chairman of the Board, Thomas Lindgren, comments on the news:
– Jonas Eklind's extensive experience in leadership roles within technology-based industrial companies in strong growth positions him as the right candidate for the CEO position at Ekobot. His successful background demonstrates his ability to drive growth in companies from research-based ideas to profitable operations. Jonas's ability to translate technical innovation into commercial success makes him the right candidate to drive the company forward and maximize its potential in the Agtech solutions market. I would also like to take this opportunity to express a big thank you to outgoing CEO Erik Jonuks, whose dedication and expertise have been crucial to Ekobot's success until now. We wish Erik all the best in his future endeavors and are grateful for his contributions to the company.
Jonas Eklind comments on the news:
I believe I can combine my previous successes in business development and corporate strategy with my passion for innovation and sustainability to take Ekobot to the next level. My goal is to make Ekobot a successful and profitable company by identifying and capitalizing on the fantastic market opportunities currently available in the industry. I am confident that Ekobot and its strong technology have the potential to revolutionize the utilization of autonomous field robots.