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About Us

A sustainable solution for high-quality plant production

Founded more than 10 years ago by plant scientists and biologists with a vision to make commercial crop production more connected and resource-efficient, Heliospectra has become the industry’s most proven intelligent lighting solution for greenhouse and controlled plant growth environments.

Today growers and commercial producers across six continents use our holistic and flexible solutions to consistently increase yields while producing crops that achieve quality appearance, superior nutritional or medicinal value and longer shelf life, harvest after harvest.

Our LED Grow Lights

At Heliospectra we develop LED grow lights in collaboration with commercial growers – for growers. All to make sure you get a product that works and the crop quality you strive for.

Automated Light Control

HelioCORE control software gives you the ability to automate light strategies to make sure you achieve the light intensity and quality your crops need across the entire grow cycle.

In-house Research

With more than 340 light strategy and spectra tests completed, our in-house Plant Lab offers our R&D department and customers a deep expertise in plant science research.

Manufactured in Sweden

Our solutions are manufactured in Sweden, backed by the highest quality LED technology and years of experience developing grow lights and control systems.

Vision

Empowering growers to consistently and sustainably produce crops of the highest quality.

Mission

We drive transformation of the horticulture community by expanding our market-leading solutions through innovation and collaboration.  

With a relentless focus on helping growers and their operation teams accelerate harvest cycles, increase yields and control consistency, we provide intelligent cultivation solutions and light control software to enhance business and crop performance for our customers and build long-term revenue for our owners. 

With an unrivaled passion for technology and plants and the relentless pursuit of innovation and quality, Heliospectra fosters a culture driven to help growers produce what’s best.

Core Values

Our values serve as a compass and define our culture. They help guide our actions and describe how we behave in the world - towards each other, our customers and our investors.

Meet Our Team

The Heliospectra team consists of people passionate to transform the horticulture market and find new sustainable solutions. Besides our experienced management team, our individuals are experts in a range of fields including biologists, plant researchers, software developers, technicians and lighting consultants.

Leadership Team

Ali Ahmadian

CEO

Joining Heliospectra as CEO in February 2017, Ali brought with him a passion for technology and a significant experience in establishing brands and products in international markets, and a successful track record of managing change and executing strategy. Ali has proven his ability to lead diverse organizations around the globe, including taking on executive leadership roles at Tetra Pak and starting of his own company Abban Co. in Iran.

Caroline Nordahl Wells

GM Americas

With more than 15 years of experience in the agriculture and horticulture industries, Caroline is widely credited for accelerating the widespread adoption of LED grow light technologies for commercial horticultural and scientific applications. As General Manager for Heliospectra in Americas, she works closely with Heliospectra's customers and is keen to bring the benefits of smart horticultural lighting to traditional greenhouse growers, vertical farms and emerging urban agriculture projects. Caroline co-founded LumiGrow before joining Heliospectra in 2015.

Peter Emanuelsson

Supply Chain Director

Bringing more than 20 years of experience in international trade, project management, technical production management, B2B sales and strategic sourcing to Heliospectra. Peter has worked with a wide variety of multi-national companies including Stena Metall AB and Ericsson. He also holds multiple degrees from Chalmers University of Technology including a M.Sc. in Automation Engineering.

Peter Nyborg

Head of Technology and Development

With more than 15 years of experience in system and software development. Peter leads the R&D, HelioCORE and light control teams for Heliospectra. He holds a M.Sc. in Computer Science from Chalmers University of Technology. Peter has built and directed engineering and dev teams across multiple industries, including telecom, automotive and mobile app development for international markets.

Career

Our Culture

We pride ourselves on a diverse environment built on candid communication and acceptance of contributions from everyone. We care about our customers and are dedicated to empowering them to produce what’s best – by delivering innovative solutions for consistent top-quality crops and agriculture.

We love what we do and so should you. We want people who will show up every day with the passion and persistence to create the most efficient and intelligent light sources for the plant science and horticulture communities. Read more about our Core Values.

Grow With Us!

Not only are we creating some of the most advanced technologies, but what we do matters!

LED lighting was established to increase the efficiencies of controlled environments and food production. This includes reducing energy costs, reducing production and plant waste, and producing highest quality crops that look better, taste better, and last longer.

Heliospectra provides an environment for personal and professional growth. We are an agile, fast growing company that is always interested in meeting those individuals who can contribute to our culture and improve our growth.

Do you think you have the passion to make a difference? If you do, we look forward to meeting you.


Available positions