STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN, May 28, 2019 — Neonode Inc. (NASDAQ: NEON), the optical sensing technology company, today announced the appointment of Maria Ek as new Chief Financial Officer (“CFO”), effective June 1, 2019. Lars Lindqvist, who has served as CFO of Neonode since August 2014 will remain available to assist with the transition of leadership responsibilities.
Maria Ek has been serving as Corporate Controller for Neonode since December 2018. She previously held several financial management positions in international organizations including as Global Head of Accounting at Digital Route AB.
“I am very happy that Maria has accepted the role as our CFO. With her vast experience in financial management, I am confident she will add great value to our future growth and profitability,” Neonode CEO, Håkan Persson stated.
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Neonode Inc. (NASDAQ:NEON) develops, manufactures and sells advanced sensor modules based on the company’s proprietary zForce AIR® technology. Neonode zForce AIR Sensor Modules enable touch interaction, mid-air interaction and object sensing and are ideal for integration in a wide range of applications within the automotive, consumer electronics, medical, robotics and other markets. The company also develops and licenses user interfaces and optical interactive touch solutions based on its zForce CORE technology. To date, Neonode’s technology have been deployed in approximately 70 million products, including 4 million cars and 66 million consumer devices.
NEONODE the NEONODE logo, ZFORCE and ZFORCE AIR are trademarks of Neonode Inc. registered in the United States and other countries. ZFORCE CORE is a trademark of Neonode Inc.
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