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About us

+150 years of learning.

Watersprint was founded in 2013 in Lund, Sweden, on the belief that everyone should have access to safe water.

Founders where Dr Kenneth M Persson, Professor in water resources engineering, Mr Ola Hansson, MSc, Dr Lars Montelius, Professor in nanotechnology and Tord Wingren, tech innovator. Together with present staff we gather more than 150 years of combined experience in key areas including water, healthcare, microbiology, nanotechnology and IT/telecom.

All of us at Watersprint are dedicated to disinfecting water in a sustainable way. We simply want to make a positive impact on the global supply of safe water.

Contact Watersprint

General questions about our produts:
Henrik Thuresson
Business Development Manager
+46 46 378 00 99

For technically related questions:
Sebastian Ekholm
Technical Sales Manager
+46 46 378 00 93

Who are we?
A dedicated team

André Carlsson
  • André Carlsson, MScME, BScBA
  • CEO
  • André has more than a decades experience from management and business development roles within water, energy, cleantech and general industry.
Krister Uvnäs
  • Krister Uvnäs, BScME
  • CTO
  • Krister has more than three decades of experience within product development in several areas. The role has been to drive innovative and simplified solutions with focus on next generation products.
Henrik Thuresson
  • Henrik Thuresson, BScBA
  • Business Development Manager
    +46 46 37 800 99
  • Henrik has almost a decade of experience from sales, mostly within industrial automation industry and electronics.
Peter Rasmussen
  • Peter Rasmussen, MScEE
  • Senior Software & Electronics Manager
  • Peter has three decades of professional experience with development of software and electronics in several countries, and also teaching others about it.
Mathias Lindqvist
  • Mathias Lindqvist, BScCS
  • Quality Control Manager
  • Mathias has almost two decades of wide experience within computer science including software development, data management, test and sales support.
Linda Kokkola
  • Linda Kokkola, MScEE
  • COO
  • Linda has more than three decades of experience within the tech industry, mainly working with R&D, test, standardization, product and project management in Sweden and more than a decade abroad.
Sebastian Ekholm
  • Sebastian Ekholm, BScME
  • Technical Sales Manager
  • Sebastian has more than a decade of experience from international sourcing, business strategy, business analysis, product development and product testing.
Eric Nielsen
  • Eric Nielsen, MScBT
  • Microbiologist
  • Eric is in his final year of Master in Biotechnology studies, he has since 2019 contributed at Watersprint with lab work focusing on microbiology and analysis.
Anders Lundblad
  • Anders Lundblad, BScBA
  • CFO
  • Anders has more than two decades of experience in the financial area, acting Financial Director/CFO in blue chip multinational companies, including foreign assignments in Singapore, the Philippines, and the UK.
Catherine Paul
  • Catherine J. Paul, PhD
  • Associate Professor, Faculty of Engineering, Lund University
  • Catherine has more than two decades of experience in molecular biology of bacteria and is affiliated with Watersprint to provide expert analysis and opinion regarding bacteria in water.
Marie Bergkvist
  • Marie Bergkvist
  • Finance Administrator
  • Marie has more than two decades of experience in accounting working for both private and public companies.

Our home – The Spark in Medicon Village

Our HQ is located in “The Spark”, an ultramodern office building in the heart of Medicon Village in Lund, Sweden.  Medicon Village has become a world leading life science and cleantech cluster, within walking distance of Ideon Science Park, Lund Technical University and the internationally renowned sites ESS, a multi-disciplinary research facility based on the world’s most powerful neutron source, and Swedish national laboratory MaxIV.

Intelligent water

Intelligent water purification

Our latest innovation.
Small, yet powerful.
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