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mechanical engineer , automotive company executive

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