Board of Directors

Tobii’s Board consists of six members, including the Chairman, without deputies. All have been elected for the period until the AGM 2018.

Kent Sander, Chairman of the board, Tobii

Kent Sander, born 1953

Chairman of the Board since 2014

Education/Background: BSc in Business Administration, Stockholm University. Kent Sander has over 30 years experience in leading positions at international telecom and high-tech IT companies. Kent Sander was the CEO at TruePosition, held the position as Executive VP of Sales at Ericsson US and was Chairman of the board of Transmode during 2009–2013.
Other current assignments: Chairman of the board of directors of OnePhone Holding AB and Triboron International AB. Member of the board of directors of Expander Business Consulting AB, and BT OnePhone Ltd.

Heli Arantola

Heli Arantola, born 1969

Director and board member since 2016

Education/Background: Doctor Economic Sciences, Swedish School of Economics and Business Administration. Heli Arantola is EVP Categories and Concepts at HKScan.
Other current assignments: Member of the board of directors in S-Bank, member of the innovation committee of the Confederation of Finnish Industries and member of the Steering Group for Bio-economy within VTT Technical Research Center of Finland.

Nils Bernhard, Director of the Board, Tobii

Nils Bernhard, born 1947

Director and board member since 2004

Education/Background: Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, KTH Royal Institute of Technology. Master of Science in Business and Economics, Stockholm School of Economics. Nils Bernhard has more than 25 years of experience as an entrepreneur and angel investor. He has founded and co-founded several companies including Precise Biometrics AB and Dannemora Mineral AB.
Other current assignments: CEO and member of the board of directors of Mangubben AB. Chairman of the board of directors of Pajeb Kvarts AB. Member of the board of directors of WSSM Holding AB. 

John Elvesjö, Director of the board, Tobii

John Elvesjö, born 1977

Director and board member since 2006

Education/Background: Studies in Engineering Physics, Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden. John Elvesjo is CTO, deputy CEO and co-founder of Tobii AB.
Other current assignments: Member of the board of directors of Vinnova, The Incredible Machine of Sweden AB, HolidayPhone AB and Sticky AB.

Åsa Hedin, director of the board, Tobii

Åsa Hedin, born 1962

Director and board member since 2015

Education/Background: MSc in Biophysics and Bioengineering, University of Minnesota. BBA in Physics, Gustavus Adolphus College. 
Other current assignments: Member of the board of directors of Svenska Rymdaktiebolaget and Nolato Aktiebolag. Industrial Advisor of Department of Microtechnology and Nanoscience at Chalmers AB. 

Jan Wäreby, member of the board, Tobii

Jan Wäreby, born 1956

Director and board member since 2016

Education/Background: MS.c. in E.E. from Chalmers University of Technology.  Jan Wäreby has extensive experience from leading positions at the Ericsson Group, including Senior Vice President, Head of Sales & Marketing at Ericsson, Senior Vice President and Head of Business Unit Multimedia, and Executive Vice President and Head of Sales and Marketing at Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications.
Other current assignments: Chairman of the board of Fingerprint Cards AB and L M Ericsson International AB.