The Team

Hannes Ebner

Co-founder and Chief Product Officer

Hannes leads all product functions including product strategy, development, and quality. Having experience from a diverse range of clients and integration projects, Hannes is expert at understanding client needs and delivering high quality products and solutions. Hannes co-founded MetaSolutions together with Matthias in 2011 and was CEO until 2015.

Hannes holds a PhD in Media Technology from the KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, Sweden, where he focused on using Linked Data to realize collaborative applications and semantically interoperable systems.

Hannes can be reached at

hannes at

Matthias Palmér 

Co-founder and Chief Technology Officer

Matthias leads the development and is responsible for the best choice of platforms and technologies. Matthias is expert at evaluating new technologies and bringing them into the metasolutions technology stack. Matthias co-founded MetaSolutions together with Hannes in 2011.

Matthias received a PhD in Media Technology from the KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, with a focus on how to utilize Linked Data when building web applications. Prior to co-founding MetaSolutions Matthias worked at Uppsala University as a technical project lead for the Uppsala Student Portal.

Matthias can be reached at

matthias at

Eric Hjelmestam

Chief Executive Officer

In his role as CEO Eric drives sales and business development towards customers as well as strategic partners. Eric brings 15 years of international experience from the ICT sector.

Prior to MetaSolutions Eric has worked in Tilgin and Ericsson and held strategic roles in business development, product management and sales & marketing. He has brought several new offers and partnerships to market and worked with innovations and new ventures.

Eric holds an MSc in Industrial and Management Engineering from Luleå Technical University.

Eric can be reached at

eric at