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About RISE Bioeconomy

Innventia Group operations are entirely part of division RISE Bioeconomy.

The division comprises the units Biorefinery and Energy, Papermaking and Packaging and Biobased Materials together with separate companies; RISE PFI, RISE Processum, RISE ETC, RISE LignoDemo and RISE UK. Other divisions within RISE are Bioscience and Materials, Built Environment, Certification, ICT, and Safety and Transport.

RISE Bioeconomy leads the transition to a circular bioeconomy. Through research, development and innovation support aiming for innovations based on forest raw materials, we strengthen our customers' long-term competitiveness.

The majority of our operations are carried out in project form via research programmes involving many partners, or in development projects with individual customer companies. We are also carriying out a large number of direct commissions in the form of analyses, testing and demonstrations in our lab and pilots. RISE Bioeconomy has around 280 people working within the division in Sweden, Norway and London.

The Bioeconomy division is headed by acting Senior Vice President Pernilla Walkenström.