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Elekta – “Queens Award”

Headquarters Stockholm, Sweden
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1972
Type Company - Public (EKTA B)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $1 to $2 billion (USD) per year

A dose of gamma rays from Elekta won't turn you into the Incredible Hulk, but it could make you feel like him. The company manufactures the Gamma Knife -- which isn't a knife at all but a chamber that delivers radiation therapy to treat tumors and cancer in the brain. The Gamma Knife was invented in 1968 by Elekta's founder, Dr. Lars Leksell, the father of radiosurgery. Elekta manufactures other non-invasive treatment systems, such as image-guided radiation therapy (IRGT) and particle therapy, used to treat cancer elsewhere in the body. Elekta was founded in 1972. Its... More

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Niklas Savander

President and CEO

Best place I have ever worked.

  Current Software Engineer in Saint Louis, MO

Pros: 1. Flex time
2. Good equipment
3. Moral boosting activities.
4. Creative freedom (within reason)
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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Atlanta, GA Jun 2010 – Reviewed Mar 25, 2014

Interview Details – I had two interviews with management. The questions were organized and thorough.Full Interview

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