Member of the Board, elected in April 2015.
Independence: Independent in relation to the company and management as well as in relation to the company’s major shareholders.
Holdings in Volvo, own and related parties as per February 24, 2020: 4,500 Series B shares.
Committee work: Member of the Technology and Business Transformation Committee.
Other current assignments: President and CEO of Thyssenkrupp AG. Board member in Deutsche Lufthansa AG (supervisory board), SAF Holland SA and Imerys SA.
Principal work experience: Until January 2015, CEO for Chassis Brakes International. Has, during almost 25 years held various management positions in Robert Bosch GmbH, most recently as Executive Vice President Sales and Marketing in the Chassis System Brakes division combined with responsibility for regions China and Brazil and previously CEO of the subsidiary Bosch Closure Systems, also member of the Board of Management of Brose Fahrzeugteile GmbH & Co.
Education: BS from University of Cooperative Education, Stuttgart.