Business development services for

The mining and metal industry

Maximize the business value of new innovations

Sweden is a world leader in mining innovation and is currently making historic investments in the transition to sustainable metal production.

LTU Business has provided innovation and business development services in +100 projects for the mining and metals industry since 1983. We are experts in maximizing the business value of new innovations.

A safe and efficient path from idea to market
We validate the commercial potential in ideas and innovations, conduct market analyzes and develop concrete sales strategies for new products and services, so that resources are invested in projects that give results.

Development of your processes and methods
We improve our customers’ processes and methods for business development and innovation, which results in a higher development rate and better results – at a lower cost.

Support for the establishment of innovation platforms
We develop business models and investment data for new innovation platforms, such as testbeds and innovation centers. The new platforms contribute to more efficient innovation work.

We provide our services to innovative customers in Sweden and the rest of Europe.

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Industrial companies: Increase profitability in innovation and development

Those of you who work with business development, marketing and innovation at an industrial company can get our help in reaching new markets, developing new business models and in making analyzes. We can also increase your chances of matching your innovation goals with the right collaborative projects and secure financing. We add value through knowledge, tools and experience in commercialization and dissemination.

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Researchers: Make a change with the right projects and partners

Secure external financing and find the right partner or call for proposal. We are leaders in the commercialization of research and have a proven and effective methods for meeting commercial requirements. Do you want to win more project applications? Contact us!

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Financier: Feel confident that your investment will pay off

We help TTOs, industry and institutes to confirm the commercial potential of new innovations in the early stages. Together with you, we want to turn brave ideas and strategies into new establishments and competitive regions. Let’s make an even bigger difference for the future.

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The mining and metal industry

Key innovation trends

In this presentation from the Future Mine and Mineral conference of 2021, LTU Business’ business development managers Martin Gidlund and Jan Abrahamsson talk about what innovation is and why it is a necessity for all organizations. They take a closer look at the most important innovation trends in the mining and metal industry.

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Welcome to contact one of us

Pär Johansson

Chief strategist+46 70-208 98 75Aurorum 1A, Luleå

Jan Abrahamsson, PhD

Business development manager+46 70-5420033Aurorum 1A, Luleå

Lisa Ek

Business development manager+46 73-688 96 52Aurorum 1A, Luleå

Niklas Grönberg

Business development manager+46 70-453 00 22Aurorum 1A, Luleå

Kent Mrozek

Business development manager+46 70-270 00 99Aurorum 1A, Luleå

Niclas Dahlström

Senior project manager+46 70-382 99 77Aurorum 1A, Luleå

Our news and customer stories

Here we present a selection of news and customer stories related to the mining and metal industry.