Business areas

Business areas

The Electrolux Group is organized into six business areas. There are four major appliances sectors covering North America, Latin America, Europe/Middle East/Africa and Asia Pacific and two global business areas, Small Appliances and Professional Products.

Global Group functions include Finance, Legal Affairs, Marketing, Operations (manufacturing, R&D, design and purchasing), Corporate Communications and Human Resources.

For the internal control and governance structure, read more in the Corporate Governance section.

Share of Group sales 2016

  • Major Appliances Europe, Middle East and Africa, 31%
  • Major Appliances North America, 35%
  • Major Appliances Latin America, 13%
  • Major Appliances Asia-Pacific, 8%
  • Small Appliances, 7%
  • Professional Appliances, 6%
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Group Management includes the CEO, the six business area heads and five Group staff heads.

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The Board of Directors consists of ten members, without deputies, who are elected at the Annual General Meeting for a period of one year. Three members with deputies are appointed by the Swedish employee...

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