Single Technologies is a Stockholm-based deep tech company aiming to transform the data generation in sequencing completely through our patented 3-D sequencing, a truly disruptive technology.

Single was founded in 2014 as a unique combination of research from the Royal Institute of Technology and R&D in the fiber optical grating industry. A strong multidisciplinary team is pushing the limits of what the industry assumes is possible when it comes to sequencing and Big Data generation.


Dr. Johan Strömqvist (CEO/founder)
Founder of Apiconisis, PhD Biological physics (KTH), MSc Mathematics (Stockholm University) and MSc Engineering Physics (KTH)

Anders Börjefors (CFO)
Credit Suisse, UBS, MSc Economics & business (Stockholm School of Economics)

Bengt Sahlgren (CSO/founder)
Founder Proximion, Institute of Optical Research, 20+ patents in fiberoptics, MSc Mechanical engineer (KTH)

Patrik Johansson (CTO)
Tradeshift, Accenture, Ericsson, Propertyfinder, MSc Media Technology (KTH)

Dr. Xiang Jiao (Chief Genomics Officer)
Postdoctoral fellow at International Agency for Research on Cancer and at Karolinska Institutet, PhD Medical sciences (Uppsala University)


Johan Österling (Chairman); LLM/MLB Council of Europe

Dr. Johan Strömqvist (CEO/founder)

Bengt Sahlgren (CSO/founder)

Steve Glavas; 10X Genomics, Celsee, Thermo Fisher, Head of NGS at Public Health Sweden, Lic. Phil. Molecular biology & MBA (San Jose State University)


Bob Kain; Former Chief Engineering Officer Illumina and founder of Luna DNA. Bob was Head of Engineering at Illumina for 15 years, and developed HiSeq, a line of top-end sequencing instruments that led to Illumina’s success and domination of the NGS field.

Prof. Ulf Landegren; Molecular tools Uppsala U, EMBO, inventor of padlock probes, founder Olink and Parallel Bioscience, PhD Cellular immunology (Uppsala University)