Göran Appelquist, CTO
Göran Appelquist, currently CTO at Crosser, has 20+ years of experience of different leading positions in high-tech companies. Crosser is a start-up that designs and delivers the industry’s first pure-play real-time software solution for Fog/Edge Computing architectures. Göran has a Ph.D. in physics from Stockholm University where he researched on data acquisition systems for large-scale experiments, such as the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN.
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