New head of Global Manufacturing for Volvo Trucks

Leif Hultman has been appointed Senior Vice President of Global Manufacturing at Volvo Truck Corporation.
Leif Hultman comes from a position as Site manager of Volvo Powertrain´s engine plant in Skövde, where he has been manager since 2002. Hultman has been with Volvo since 1981 and has among other responsibilities been Director Assembly Engines at Volvo Truck Components, Vice President Order to Delivery at Volvo Information Technology and Vice President Foundry at Volvo Powertrain.

Leif Hultman will be responsible for Global Manufacturing and will take up his new position as soon as his successor has been appointed.

January 18, 2005

For further information, please contact
Tommy Kohle, Volvo Trucks, telephone number +46 31-66 65 17 or  0706 -76 65 17