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Leif Valdemar Johansson

Leif Valdemar Johansson, Swedish automotive company executive, mechanical engineer. Member Royal Swedish Academy Engineering Sciences.

Background

  • Johansson, Leif Valdemar was born on August 30, 1951 in Gothenburg, Sweden. Son of Lennart and Inger Johansson.

  • Education

    • Master Science and Engineering, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, 1977.

    Career

    • Research and Development manager Centro Morgardshammar, Sweden, 1977—1979. President Husqvarna Motorcyklar, Sweden, 1979—1982, Facit, Atvidaberg, Sweden, 1982—1983. Major appliances division manager Electrolux Group, Stockholm, 1983—1988, executive vice president, 1988—1991, president, 1991—1994, Chief Executive Officer, 1994—1997.

      President, Chief Executive Officer AB Volvo, Gothenburg, Sweden, since 1997. Board directors confederation Swedish Enterprises.

    Membership

    Member Royal Swedish Academy Engineering Sciences.

    Connections

    • Married Eva Birgitta Fjellman. Children: Andreas, Emelie, Marcus, Charlotte, Louise.
    • father: Lennart Johansson
    • mother: Inger Johansson
    • spouse: Eva Birgitta Fjellman
    • children: Andreas Johansson
    • Emelie Johansson
    • Marcus Johansson
    • Charlotte Johansson
    • Louise Johansson
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    Born August 30, 1951
    (age 66)
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    • 1977
      Chalmers University of Technology
    • 1977 - 1979
      Research and Development manager, Centro Morgardshammar
      Sweden
    • 1979 - 1982
      president, Husqvarna Motorcyklar
      Sweden
    • 1982 - 1983
      president, Husqvarna Motorcyklar
      Åtvidaberg, Ostergotlands Lan, Sweden
    • 1983 - 1988
      major appliances division manager, Electrolux Group
      Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden
    • 1997
      president, Bachelor of Arts Volvo
      Gothenburg, Vastra Gotaland, Sweden
    • 1997
      Chief Executive Officer, Bachelor of Arts Volvo
      Gothenburg, Vastra Gotaland, Sweden
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