NCC’s new President and CEO Olle Ehrlén takes office today
Effective today, February 12, Olle Ehrlén assumes the position of President and Chief Executive Officer of NCC. Olle Ehrlén was appointed to this position by the NCC Board in November 2006. He succeeds Alf Göransson, who becomes new Chief Executive Officer of Securitas.
Olle Ehrlén, aged 57, has a degree in engineering from Chalmers Institute of Technology in Gothenburg. He has been employed by NCC since 1973 (at what was then Vägförbättringar) and has held several different positions within the NCC Group, involving both building and civil-engineering operations.
In 2001, Olle Ehrlén became president of NCC Construction Sweden, the largest business area in the NCC Group, with sales of slightly more than SEK 23.5 billion in 2006 and approximately 9,000 employees. In 2003, he was appointed Deputy CEO of the NCC Group.
Tomas Carlsson, previously Head of NCC Construction Sweden’s Western Region, succeeds Olle Ehrlén as President of NCC Construction Sweden.
For further information, please contact:
Olle Ehrlén, tfn + 46 8 5855 12 26
Annica Gerentz, Senior Vice President Corporate Communications, NCC AB, tfn +46 8 5855 22 04, +46 (0)70 398 42 09