James W. Griffith
Member of the Remuneration Committee
Member of the Volvo CE-committee
Born 1954. BSc Industrial Engineering, MBA from Stanford University.
Illinois Tool Works Inc. Member of the Volvo Board since April, 2014.
Holdings in Volvo, own and related parties as per March 6, 2017
20,000 Series B shares.
Principal work experience
Began his career at The Timken Company in 1984, where he has held several management positions, such as responsible for Timken's bearing business activities in Asia, the Pacific and Latin America and for the company's automotive business in North America. Until 2014 President and Chief Executive Officer at Timken Company.