Carlsson New President Of Volvo Trucks North America

Posted on October 23, 2007

Per Carlsson has been appointed president and CEO of Volvo Trucks North America Division. He succeeds Peter Karlsten, who was earlier promoted to president and CEO of Volvo Powertrain, senior vice president Technology for the Volvo Group and member of the Group Executive Committee.

Carlsson is currently responsible for Volvo Powertrain Sweden and he will take up his new position on January 1, 2008. He has held various positions in the Volvo Group, including CFO at Volvo Trucks.