Group management

Group Management includes the CEO, the six business area heads and five Group staff heads.

Holdings in AB Electrolux as of June 30, 2015.

Keith McLoughlin, President and Chief Executive Officer, and interim Head of Major Appliances North America, Electrolux

Keith R. McLoughlin

President and Chief Executive Officer
Interim Head of Major Appliances North America

Born 1956. B.S. Engineering. In Group Management since 2003.

Senior management positions within DuPont in USA, 1981–2003. Vice President and General Manager of DuPont Nonwovens, 2000–2003, and of DuPont Corian, 1997–2000. Head of Electrolux Major Appliances North America and Executive Vice President of AB Electrolux, 2003. Also Head of Major Appliances Latin America, 2004–2007. Chief Operations Officer Major Appliances, 2009–2010. President and Chief Executive Officer of AB Electrolux, 2011.

Board member of Briggs & Stratton Corporation.

Holdings in AB Electrolux: 119,084 B-shares.

Henrik Bergström, Head of Small Appliances, Executive Vice-President, Electrolux

Henrik Bergström

Head of Small Appliances, Executive Vice-President

Born 1972. M. Sc. in Business Administration and Economics. In Group Management since 2010.

Business Development and General Management positions within Electrolux Major Appliances Latin America, 1997– 2002. Managing Director of Electrolux in Latin America and Caribbean, 2002– 2008. Vice President and General Manager of three business areas in Electrolux Major Appliances North America, 2008–2010. Head of Electrolux Asia Sourcing Operations, 2009–2010. Head of Small Appliances and Executive Vice President of AB Electrolux, 2010.

Holdings in AB Electrolux: 10,939 B-Shares.

Jan Brockmann, Chief Operations Officer, Electrolux

Jan Brockmann

Chief Operations Officer

Born 1966. M. Sc. in Mechanical Engineering, M.B.A. In Group Management since 2011.

Management positions within Valeo Group, 1994–1999. Project Manager in Roland Berger Strategy Consultants GmbH, 2000–2001. Senior management positions within Volkswagen Group, 2001–2010. Head of R&D, Electrolux Major Appliances, 2010. Group Chief Technology Officer, 2011. Since 2015 Chief Operations Officer, heading the function Global Operations which includes R&D, purchasing, manufacturing, design and other areas.

Holdings in AB Electrolux: 3,112 B-shares.

Tomas Eliasson, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice-President, Electrolux

Tomas Eliasson

Chief Financial Officer

Born 1962. B. Sc. in Business Administration and Economics. In Group Management since 2012.

Management positions within ABB Group, 1987–2002. Chief Financial Officer of Seco Tools AB, 2002–2006. Chief Financial Officer of ASSA ABLOY AB, 2006–2012. Chief Financial Officer of AB Electrolux, 2012.

Board Member of Millicom International Cellular S.A.

Holdings in AB Electrolux: 8,116 B-shares.

Ruy Hirschheimer, Head of Major Appliances Latin America, Executive Vice-President, Electrolux

Ruy Hirschheimer

Head of Major Appliances Latin America, Executive Vice President

Born 1948. M.B.A. Doctoral Program in Business Administration. In Group Management since 2008.

Executive Vice President of Alcoa Aluminum in Brazil, 1983–1986. President and CEO of J.I. Case Brazil, 1990–1994. President and CEO of Bunge Foods, 1994–1997. Senior Vice President of Bunge International Ltd. in USA, 1997–1998. Head of Electrolux Brazilian Major Appliances operations, 1998. Head of Electrolux Major Appliances Latin America, 2002. Executive Vice President of AB Electrolux, 2008.

Holdings in AB Electrolux: 33,623 B-shares.

MaryKay Kopf Electrolux

MaryKay Kopf

Chief Marketing Officer, Senior Vice President

Born 1965. B.S. Finance, M.B.A. In Group Management since 2011.

Senior management positions within DuPont in North America, Europe, Middle East and Africa, and globally, 1991–2003. Vice President Brand Marketing, Electrolux Major Appliances North America, 2003. Group Chief Marketing Officer, 2011.

Board member of World Kitchen, LLC.

Holdings in AB Electrolux: 20,984 B-shares.

Kenneth L Ng, Head of Major Appliances Asia/Pacific, Executive Vice President, Electrolux

Kenneth L. Ng

Head of Major Appliances Asia/Pacific, Executive Vice President

Born 1962. MBA and B.S.in Marketing. In Group Management since 2015.

Senior management positions in Philips Electronics in China and Australia/New Zealand, 1999-2004. China CEO of Decorative Paints, within Imperial Chemicals Industries, 2004-2008. President of American Standard Asia Pacific (Lixil Corp subsidiary) 2008-2012, CEO and President of Lixil Corp in Greater China, 2013-2015. Head of Electrolux Major Appliances Asia/Pacific and Executive Vice President of AB Electrolux, 2015.

Holdings in AB Electrolux: 0 shares.

Jonas Samuelsson, Head of Major Appliances Europe, Middle East and Africa, Executive Vice-President, Electrolux

Jonas Samuelson

Head of Major Appliances Europe, Middle East and Africa, Executive Vice President

Born 1968. M. Sc. in Business Administration and Economics. In Group Management since 2008.

Business development and finance positions within General Motors in USA, 1996–1999. Treasurer and Director of Commercial Finance and Business Support in Saab Automobile AB, 1999–2001. Senior management positions within controlling and finance in General Motors North America, 2001–2005. Chief Financial Officer of Munters AB, 2005–2008. Chief Financial Officer of AB Electrolux, 2008–2011 as well as Chief Operations Officer and Head of Global Operations Major Appliances during 2011. Head of Major Appliances Europe, Middle East and Africa and Executive Vice President of AB Electrolux, 2011.

Board Member of Polygon AB.

Holdings in AB Electrolux: 14,460 B-shares.

Cecilia Vieweg, General Counsel, Senior Vice-President, Electrolux

Cecilia Vieweg

General Counsel, Senior Vice-President

Born 1955. B. of Law. In Group Management since 1999.

Attorney of Berglund & Co Advokatbyrå, 1987–1990. Corporate Legal Counsel of AB Volvo, 1990–1992. General Counsel of Volvo Car Corporation, 1992–1997. Attorney and partner of Wahlin Advokatbyrå, 1998. Senior Vice President and General Counsel of AB Electrolux, 1999, with the responsibility for legal, intellectual property, risk management and security matters.

Board Member of Lundin Petroleum AB, The Association of Swedish Engineering Industries and member of the Swedish Securities Council.

Holdings in AB Electrolux: 23,897 B-shares.

Lars W Petersen, Head of Human Resources and Organizational Development, Senior Vice-President, Electrolux

Lars Worsøe Petersen

Head of Human Resources and Organizational Development, Senior Vice President

Born 1958. M.Econ. In Group Management since 2011.

Head of Human Resources Electrolux in Denmark, 1994. Vice President Human Resources within Electrolux Major Appliances Europe, 1999–2000. Head of Electrolux Holding A/S in Denmark, 2000–2002. Head of Human Resources for Electrolux Major Appliances North America, 2002–2005. Head of Group Staff Human Resources at Husqvarna AB, 2005–2011. Rejoined Electrolux as Head of Group Staff Human Resources and Organizational Development, 2011.

Holdings in AB Electrolux: 11,428 B-shares.

Alberto Zanata, Head of Professional Products, Executive Vice-President, Electrolux

Alberto Zanata

Head of Professional Products, Executive Vice President

Born 1960. University degree in Electrical Engineering with Business Administration. In Group Management since 2009.

Senior management positions in Electrolux Professional Products within factory management, marketing, product management and business development, 1989–2002. Head of Professional Products in North America, 2003–2008. Head of Professional Products and Executive Vice President of AB Electrolux, 2009.

Holdings in AB Electrolux: 23,548 B-shares.

 

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