Stefan Carlsson head of Volvo Penta in Europe

Stefan Carlsson has been appointed head of Region Europe within Volvo Penta. He succeeds Göran Gummeson, who was previously appointed President of Volvo Penta after Staffan Jufors.
Stefan Carlsson, currently CFO at Volvo Penta, continues as a member of Volvo Penta Executive Team and also takes over Göran Gummeson’s segment responsibility for Marine Leisure Diesel. He will assume his new position on January 1, 2005.

“We will follow the strategies that have made Volvo Penta the most successful company in the business in recent years. We have launched what is virtually a completely new product program and, with this as a base, we have the potential for further enhancing Volvo Penta’s position in the future, says Göran Gummeson and Stefan Carlsson in a joint comment.

Tomas Fernbring has been appointed new CFO of Volvo Penta, succeeding Stefan Carlsson. Tomas Fernbring is currently CFO for Volvo Penta’s North American operations.

For further information, please contact Ann-Charlotte Emegård, AB Volvo Penta, phone:
+46 31 66 84 18, E-mail:
ann-charlotte.emegard@volvo.com