Karlsten Named President Of Volvo Powertrain
Peter Karlsten, head of Volvo Trucks North America, has been appointed
president of Volvo Powertrain. He will assume his new position on December 1, when his predecessor, Lars-Göran Moberg, retires. Karlsten will also assume the role as senior vice president Technology for the Volvo Group and become a new member of the Group Executive Committee.
Karlsten has been head of Volvo’s North American truck operations since 2003. Prior to this he was head of Volvo Trucks in