Elekta Strengthens Its Internal Audit and Compliance Functions

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Elekta (STO:EKTAB)

Elekta has appointed Helene Vibbleus as new Chief Audit Executive and Caroline Mofors as Group Compliance Officer. Through both of these recruitments, Elekta continues to develop its internal audit and compliance functions, while strengthening the Group's capacity for risk management and internal control. Helene and Caroline will report their observations and actions directly to the Board and Audit Committee.

Helene Vibbleus has previously worked at Electrolux, as head of the internal audit function and on PwC as auditor and partner. Helene also has extensive experience as a director and member of the audit committee from several companies. Caroline Mofors comes to Elekta from Ericsson, where she worked with Compliance and legal issues. Previously, Caroline worked at the Swedish law firm Vinge.

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The above information is such that Elekta AB (publ) shall make public in accordance with the Securities Market Act and/or the Financial Instruments Trading Act. The information was published at 15:00 CET on September 11, 2014.

About Elekta

Elekta is a human care company pioneering significant innovations and clinical solutions for treating cancer and brain disorders. The company develops sophisticated, state-of-the-art tools and treatment planning systems for radiation therapy, radiosurgery and brachytherapy, as well as workflow enhancing software systems across the spectrum of cancer care. Stretching the boundaries of science and technology, providing intelligent and resource-efficient solutions that offer confidence to both health care providers and patients, Elekta aims to improve, prolong and even save patient lives.

Today, Elekta solutions in oncology and neurosurgery are used in over 6,000 hospitals worldwide. Elekta employs around 3,800 employees globally. The corporate headquarters is located in Stockholm, Sweden, and the company is listed on the Nordic Exchange under the ticker STO:EKTAB. Website: www.elekta.com.

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Contacts

Elekta AB
Gert van Santen
Group Vice President Corporate Communications
Tel: +31 653 561 242
e-mail: gert.vansanten@elekta.com
Time zone: CET: Central European Time
or
Johan Andersson
Director, Investor Relations
Tel: +46 702 100 451
e-mail: johan.andersson@elekta.com
Time zone: CET: Central European Time

Contacts

Elekta AB
Gert van Santen
Group Vice President Corporate Communications
Tel: +31 653 561 242
e-mail: gert.vansanten@elekta.com
Time zone: CET: Central European Time
or
Johan Andersson
Director, Investor Relations
Tel: +46 702 100 451
e-mail: johan.andersson@elekta.com
Time zone: CET: Central European Time