CORDLESS LIGHTING - DESIGN BY YOU
BOXLITE® is a unique concept developed to provide comfortable, easy-to-use and decorative lighting in a brand new format. All production is based in China using our own tools and patents. We have staff dedicated to monitoring production with special focus on quality, safety and environmental aspects. We deliver straight to customers across the globe from our new storage facilities in the Guangdong area.
Torbjörn Johansson CEO
Torbjörn Johansson has over 30 years of experience as an entrepreneur and business owner. Since founding his first company in 1987 he has grown three successful trading companies. Torbjörn’s knowledge in business administration, expertise in sourcing reliable dealers of quality products and a contagious passion for excellence has earned him recognition from clients and customers alike. In addition to being the CEO of BOXLITE®, Torbjörn is an active investor and shareholder in several start-up companies.
Patrik Åhman Senior advisor
Patrik Åhman joined IKEA in the 1970s when the company employees numbered in hundreds, and before the international expansion began in ernest. Patrik worked closely with IKEA founder Ingvar Kamprad, and later with president Anders Moberg. The collaboration with Moberg continued when he became president of the international division at Home Depot USA with the mandate to develop the lighting business, as well as when Moberg was CEO of Dutch conglomerate Ahold. In 1999 Patrik established Limemark of Sweden, a company specialised in sourcing lighting products from Asia, intended for markets in Europe and North America.
Jörgen Harrysson Area Manager Hongkong, Macau
Jörgen Harrysson is a lighting entrepreneur with 35 years of experience in design, manufacturing and marketing. After moving to Hong Kong in 1992 he founded ISOLA LTD, a company that supplied lighting concepts and solutions to leading retail brands such as Dior, Chanel and Hugo Boss. In 2001 Jörgen established one of the first manufacturing companies with foreign ownership in Shenzhen, China. The group was sold and went public in 2014. Since 2015 Jörgen Harrysson is a freelance creative director working with conceptual lighting design and marketing.
Dale Kitching Area Manager UK
Dale Kitching has over 30 years’ experience in Lighting Sales and Marketing working for companies such as Sylvania and General Electric. Dale has a great deal of lighting business experience and has successfully sourced and launched lighting products into the UK market dealing with distributors, contractors, specifiers and users. Now with his own consultancy company in the UK, Dale is excited to be working with BOXLITE and hopes to make this another product success.
Michael Holler Ingwardo Area Manager Denmark
Michael Holler Ingwardo has been working in the interior business for more than 30 years with product development, sourcing, launching and sales development within lighting and other interior categories for international companies like IKEA and FLEXA (children’s furniture). Michael has been working in both Asia and Europe. Michael is living in Denmark, but has also for many years lived in Sweden holding global responsibilities working for IKEA.