Damernas Värld on algae as superheroes

The current issue of Damernas Värld magazine features an article about the biggest trends within skincare research right now.  As expected, algae plays a lead role in the matter.

– I call them micro-superheroes, says our Head of Marketing Daphne Tsobanoglou in the interview, because of all their nourishing and skin improving qualities.

Many different algae are experts at protecting themselves against environmental influences,

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Welcome to our new website!

The Simris team is very proud to welcome you to our new website!

Here, you will find information about the wonderful world of algae, about our company, our values and our goals. Enjoy looking and scrolling around!

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Simris Alg among hottest businesses

Simris Alg landed the first runner-up place in the credible “Sydsvenskans” Business Barometer for 2013 , within the category “Start-up of the year”! As a farming business from the humble parts of South-eastern Sweden, we are super proud to be included with the big guys from Malmö and Lund. And as if that wasn’t enough, Simris Alg was the only start-up company amongst the top ten that were contesting within the “Company of the year” category.

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Simris Alg on SVT

On Thursday, TV channel SVT Sydnytt presented a reportage about Simris Alg and the algae farm in Hammenhög. A shorter version of the segment played in the morning, while the full version was featured in the evening. The news was picked up by several other editors, that ran the same story during Friday.

In the reportage we meet CEO Fredrika Gullfot and bioprocess engineer Hans Joelsson,

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Simris Alg discusses green growth

The government´s Committee for the Future presented their report “The road to a greener future“ during a crowded breakfast meeting at the Swedish National Museum of Science and Technology this morning. The CEO of Simris Alg Fredrika Gullfot participated in a panel discussion about green growth, along with Minister for Enterprise Annie Lööf and Nordic Manager of General Electric, Hans Enocson. The entire event was recorded by the government´s web-TV and can be seen here (Swedish).

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Simris as a KTH business example

Simris is presented as an example of successful companies that have their background from the KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, together with Spotify, Micronic Laser Systems, Tobii Technologies, Atlas Antibodies and others. It was during her time as a research scientist and PhD student at KTH, that Simris’ founder and CEO Fredrika Gullfot got the idea to start the business.

Fredrika is also featured as the Alumna of The Month on the KTH webpage.

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Simris Alg wins environmental award

Simris Alg has received the annual Environmental Award granted by the Regional Chamber of Growth in Scania, Southern Sweden. The prize was awarded to our founder, Fredrika Gullfot, for having introduced a new green industry in the region. The prize committee writes, “In the search for renewable energy sources and the transition to sustainable food production, Fredrika Gullfot founded Simris Alg AB, an innovative company which cultivates microalgae for the production of health food.

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