Photo: Teodor Axlund
Yesterday the EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2017 final for province north was held in Sundsvall, Sweden. Björn Jansson, CEO and founder of Syntronic, received SEB's award for "Best International Growth". Björn is now one of six who are on to the finals in Stockholm in January 2018.
This is how the jury motivated the award:
Best International Growth - Björn Jansson, Syntronic AB
With its stamina and innovative features, the winner of the "International Growth of the Year" has created a Swedish export success. With a huge driving force and a burning commitment, the winner has built his company from scratch to having a revenue of 430 million SEK today, of which two thirds are outside Sweden. The award for “International Growth of the Year” goes to: Björn Jansson, Syntronic AB. (EY)
"We feel proud and honored to receive this award. This would not have been possible without our fantastic employees and customers" says Björn Jansson.
Syntronic is a global design house specialized in advanced product and system development, production and aftermarket services. Syntronic delivers solutions to technology intensive businesses and organizations in sectors such as telecom, defence, industrial, medtech and automotive.
Syntronic was founded in Stockholm in 1983 and are today located in Canada, China, Indonesia, Malaysia and Sweden with over 800 employees in total. Syntronic believe in continued growth and need to increase the number of employees locally in Gävle and Sandviken, but also nationally and internationally.