Olof Persson

Born 1964. Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Economics.

President of AB Volvo and Chief Executive Officer of the Volvo Group since 2011. With Volvo since 2006.

Co-chairman of United Nation’s High-level Advisory Group on Sustainable Transport.  Member of the ERT (European Round Table of Industrialists) and the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences. Member of the Volvo Board since September 1, 2011.

Holdings in Volvo, own and related parties:
164,830 shares, including 164,779 series B shares.

Principal work experience: Began his career at ABB. Has held a number of executive positions at AdTranz and Bombardier; President of Volvo Aero; President of Volvo Construction Equipment.

Last updated March 20, 2015
Olof Persson
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