The perfect blend

Refinds co-founding team brings a wide range of expertises together. From artificial intelligence to behavioral sciences. That, and the fact that we have been working together for many years, delvering world class technology, makes us believe we have what it takes to deliver great products to our customers.

Hans Eric Melin, CEO

Hans Eric is responsible for overall management, sales and business development. Previously he was heading Optisort which he joined in 2009. Prior to Optisort Hans Eric worked as a consultant in recycling, ecodesign and renewable energy. He has also founded and been on the board in several startup companies such as Myblock, Aitellu and Outcom. Hans Eric has a BSc in Communications science and business administration from Gothenburg University.

Contact Hans Eric at: +46 760 140 961 or hanseric.melin@refind.se

Johanna Reimers, Head of Operations Johanna is in charge of all operations in the company from order to delivery and R&D, a position she also held at Optisort. Before joining the team Johanna was a senior project manager at Evry Applications with responsibility for enterprise software projects in industries such as manufacturing, oil and gas and waste management. She has a Master of Science in Industrial Management and Engineering from Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg, Sweden. Contact Johanna at: +46 733 100 362 or johanna.reimers@refind.se

Johanna Reimers, Head of Operations

Johanna is in charge of all operations in the company from order to delivery and R&D, a position she also held at Optisort. Before joining the team Johanna was a senior project manager at Evry Applications with responsibility for enterprise software projects in industries such as manufacturing, oil and gas and waste management. She has a Master of Science in Industrial Management and Engineering from Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg, Sweden.

Contact Johanna at: +46 733 100 362 or johanna.reimers@refind.se

Amir Sabbagh Pour, Head of Automation development Amir is heading the automation development including control and electrical systems. He is also in charge of everything IT. He was previously working in Optisort heading the same tasks. Amir has been working in the automation and computer hardware industries in Iran as an R&D engineer and hardware designer. He has a Bachelor in electrical engineering from Azad University in Dezful, Iran and a Master in Intelligent Computer Design at Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg, Sweden. Contact Amir at: +46 704 775 976 or sabbagh (at) refind.se

Amir Sabbagh Pour, Head of Automation development

Amir is heading the automation development including control and electrical systems. He is also in charge of everything IT. He was previously working in Optisort heading the same tasks. Amir has been working in the automation and computer hardware industries in Iran as an R&D engineer and hardware designer. He has a Bachelor in electrical engineering from Azad University in Dezful, Iran and a Master in Intelligent Computer Design at Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg, Sweden.

Contact Amir at: +46 704 775 976 or sabbagh (at) refind.se

Farshid Jafari Harandi, Head of Mechatronics development Farshid is heading the development of mechatronics which relates to sensors, lighting and optical equipment. Farshid held the same position in Optisort which he joined in 2011 . Prior to  Optisort Farshid was an electronics designer in Iran working in the automobile industry. Farshid has a Master in mechatronics engineering from Qazvin Azad University in Qazvin, Iran and in Intelligent computer design from Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg, Sweden. Contact Farshid at: +46 736 678 369 or farshid@refind.se

Farshid Jafari Harandi, Head of Mechatronics development

Farshid is heading the development of mechatronics which relates to sensors, lighting and optical equipment. Farshid held the same position in Optisort which he joined in 2011 . Prior to  Optisort Farshid was an electronics designer in Iran working in the automobile industry. Farshid has a Master in mechatronics engineering from Qazvin Azad University in Qazvin, Iran and in Intelligent computer design from Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg, Sweden.

Contact Farshid at: +46 736 678 369 or farshid@refind.se

Rasmus Johansson, software developer Rasmus is an expert in image analysis and deep learning algorithms. He is today heading the classification development in Refind. As all other co-founders he previously worked in  Optisort where he created the classification technology that the products rely on. Before joining Optisort Rasmus was a student at Chalmers University of Technology and Glasgow University from which he has a Master of Science in Intelligent Computer Design. Contact Rasmus at: +46 702 643 920 or rasmus@refind.se

Rasmus Johansson, software developer

Rasmus is an expert in image analysis and deep learning algorithms. He is today heading the classification development in Refind. As all other co-founders he previously worked in  Optisort where he created the classification technology that the products rely on. Before joining Optisort Rasmus was a student at Chalmers University of Technology and Glasgow University from which he has a Master of Science in Intelligent Computer Design.

Contact Rasmus at: +46 702 643 920 or rasmus@refind.se

Simon Ulfsbäcker, software developer Simon is is the architect behind the main principles of Refind's sorting software which he developed during his years at Optisort, which he joined in 2008. Today he is responsible for all software between the classifier, the PLC and the user. Prior to joining Optisort Simon has been working as a researcher at the University of Gothenburg, with several published papers. He has a Master in Computer Science from Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg, Sweden. Contact Simon at: +46 761 860 941 or simon@refind.se

Simon Ulfsbäcker, software developer

Simon is is the architect behind the main principles of Refind's sorting software which he developed during his years at Optisort, which he joined in 2008. Today he is responsible for all software between the classifier, the PLC and the user. Prior to joining Optisort Simon has been working as a researcher at the University of Gothenburg, with several published papers. He has a Master in Computer Science from Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg, Sweden.

Contact Simon at: +46 761 860 941 or simon@refind.se