Johan Benzler new Managing Director of Jens S

Johan Benzler has been appointed Managing Director of Jens S Transmissioner with operations in Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland. Johan Benzler has many years of experience from Jens S and was, most recently, the Sales Manager of the company. He replaces Erik Carlsson who retires after having served Jens S successfully for 36 years, of which the last 25 years as its Managing Director.    

Jens S is a distributor of transmissions from many of the world’s leading brands and also has its own workshop for the development and adaptation of customized solutions. Based in Norrköping, Sweden, Jens S today has more than 100 employees and annual sales of SEK 350 million. Jens S is a part of Axel Johnson International’s business group AxIndustries.

“Close customer collaborations, outstanding service, a knowledgeable team and many challenging customer assignments have rendered Jens S a leading position in the Nordics. Johan Benzler brings with him a broad customer perspective and I very much look forward to working together with him and the team at Jens S in further developing the company,” says Ola Sjölin, CEO of AxIndustries and Chairman of Jens S.

Johan Benzler assumed his new position January 1, 2017.

For more information, please contact:
Ola Sjölin, CEO AxIndustries, + 46 (0)70 6672468,
Johan Benzler, Managing Director Jens S, +46 (0)70 5811010,


Åsa Holmgren
Head of Communication, Sustainability and HR

Axel Johnson International is a privately owned industrial group offering sustainable growth opportunities for aspiring technology businesses. The group comprises more than 90 companies that are experts in their respective segments and add value by improving the efficiency, reliability, quality and safety of industrial operations. Services range from efficient distribution of industrial products to maintenance, support and customised technical solutions. Headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden, Axel Johnson International has 2,640 employees, annual sales of EUR 700 million and operations in more than 25 countries.


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Axel Johnson International is a privately owned Swedish industrial group of more than 100 companies in 25 countries, with combined annual sales of EUR 790 million. We drive business development and growth through a long-term approach to ownership in strategic niche markets, primarily technical components and solutions for industrial processes. Axel Johnson International is organised in five business groups: Fluid Handling Solutions, Industrial Solutions, Lifting Solutions, Power Transmission Solutions and Transport Solutions.