Company profile


CaptiGel AB was founded 2009 by the research team Professor Vadim Kessler, Associate professor Gulaim Seisenbaeva, Dr Maria Unell and Dr Sebastian Håkansson at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) in Uppsala, Sweden.


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Lars Thomander

Vadim Kessler

Christer Frånlund

Sebastian Håkansson

Chairman MD with many years of experience in major international pharmaceutical companies. Professor in inorganic chemistry and bionanotechnology, head of the Departement of Chemistry and Biotechnology at SLU. Expert in sol-gel technology. Senior Business Developer at SLU Holding AB with extensive experience in the development of small and medium-sized companies in several sectors. Represents the largest single owner, SLU Holding AB. Senior researcher and associate professor in microbiology, expert in stabilization and formulation of microorganisms. Founder and  co-owner. Deputy in the board.


Metal Oxide Hydrogels and Hydrosols, Their Preparation and Use, PCT application