August 1, 2004
- The Board of Directors of Gaisler Research AB, a world leader in processors design, IP-cores, and development tools for System-on-Chip (SoC) design, today announces the appointment of Per Danielsson as Chief Executive Officer.
As a result of today's announcement, Jiri Gaisler, founder of the company, will resume the position as Chairman of the board and Chief Technology Officer. Mr. Jiri Gaisler commented:
-We are delighted that Per has accepted the offer to join Gaisler Research as Chief Executive. He has an extensive background in sales and marketing as well as in digital electronics, through his experience at Saab Ericsson Space, as well as having been CEO of Radians Innova AB. Per's strong track record and industry knowledge will be instrumental in leading Gaisler Research in the implementation of its strategic direction.
Per Danielsson, CEO of Gaisler Research commented:
-I share the Gaisler Research's vision of the increasing importance of application-specific SoC design solutions and believe that the company's new processor products position it strongly for success in this growing market.
Previously, Per worked for Radians Innova AB, where he held the position of President and Chief Executive Officer. Per also spent 11 years working for Saab Ericsson Space in the Digital Products Sector where he held positions of increasing responsibility from systems engineering to division manager. He holds a Master degree in electrical engineering from Chalmers University.