Management Team

Niclas Bergström – CEO

Niclas BergströmNiclas Bergström is the founder and CEO of ReadSpeaker. He invented the space for server-based talking websites with the original ReadSpeaker service. Niclas comes from a sound and computer background and has started and developed companies in this field for over 10 years.

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Joop Heijenrath – CCO

Joop HeijenrathJoop Heijenrath is responsible for ReadSpeaker’s commercial growth across the globe. Joop has worked at ReadSpeaker since 2005, also in a non-executive board role. Joop serves on the non-executive board of several (media) institutions. He holds an MBA from INSEAD and an engineering degree from Delft University. Joop is one of the co-founders of ReadSpeaker.

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Fredrik Larsson – CTO

Fredrik LarssonFredrik Larsson manages the technical development, hosting, and technical support at ReadSpeaker. He has over 10 years of experience developing and designing the first ever web-based speech-enabling service ReadSpeaker. Fredrik has deep technical expertise in architectural design and programming. Prior to working on the creation of ReadSpeaker, Fredrik was doing his PhD in Engineering Physics at the Institution for Computer Science at the University of Uppsala.

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Roy Lindemann – CMO

Roy LindemannRoy Lindemann is CMO for ReadSpeaker. He has worked at ReadSpeaker since 2004 and has a long previous experience in the media industry. Before creating and growing the French market for ReadSpeaker, he worked for nine years as Managing Director for MTV France. He holds an MBA from INSEAD and an economics degree from The London School of Economics. Roy is one of the co-founders of ReadSpeaker.

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Staffan Meij – CFO

Staffan MeijStaffan Meij is the CFO at ReadSpeaker and also manages ReadSpeaker’s Enterprise Business Unit. He is an experienced entrepreneur who has created a number of successful companies, and he has executive knowledge of the IT business and applications from working for IBM consulting services and Shell. Staffan has worked at ReadSpeaker since 2005 and has been very successful in establishing and growing the sales of ReadSpeaker products in different countries. Staffan is one of the co-founders of ReadSpeaker.

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