“Paul is very well-known within the industry, and we believe his experience will help drive the success of Volvo Trucks in Canada,” said Göran Nyberg, president of Volvo Trucks North America. “I’m very pleased to welcome him to his new role within the company.”
Kudla joined the Volvo Trucks organization in September 1999, first as fleet account manager and then as a fleet sales manager. He was a board member of the Private Motor Truck Council for more than 20 years.
Kudla graduated from the University of Guelph with a degree in Economics. He will be based in the Volvo Trucks Canada office in Mississauga, Ontario.
Paul Kudla, Volvo Trucks regional vice president for Canada.
Volvo Trucks provides complete transport solutions for professional and demanding customers, offering a full range of medium to heavy duty trucks. Customer support is secured via a global network of 2,200 dealers and workshops in more than 125 countries. Volvo trucks are assembled in 15 countries across the globe. In 2015 more than 113,000 Volvo trucks were delivered worldwide. Volvo Trucks is part of the Volvo Group, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses and construction equipment, and drive systems for marine and industrial applications. The Group also provides solutions for financing and service. Volvo’s work is based on the core values quality, safety and environmental care.
The Volvo Group, which employs about 100,000 people, has production facilities in 18 countries and sells its products in more than 190 markets. In 2015, the Volvo Group’s sales amounted to about $37 billion. The Volvo Group is a publicly-held company headquartered in Gothenburg, Sweden. Volvo shares are listed on Nasdaq Stockholm. For more information, please visit www.volvogroup.com or www.volvogroup.mobi if you are using your mobile phone.
July 27, 2016