Johan Henriksson new Business Unit President Skanska Infrastructure Development

Johan Henriksson has been appointed Business Unit President at Skanska Infrastructure Development. He will take on his new position on October 1 and will report to Mats Williamson, Executive Vice President, Skanska AB. 

Johan Henriksson is currently the EVP for Skanska Infrastructure Development in the USA. Prior to this he was Business Unit President for Skanska Latin America with the assignment to close down the operation. He served 20 years as the CFO for Skanska USA Civil, Skanska Infrastructure Development and Skanska Sweden.

Johan Henriksson succeeds Steve Sams who will retire. Steve will remain in the company until January 1, 2017 and will support Johan during the transition.

“I am happy to welcome Johan Henriksson in his new position. Johan has extensive experience from both construction and project development. He is well versed in the financial aspects of the infrastructure business and has a long experience from international collaboration, both essential to expand Skanska’s Public-Private Partnership business. Johan is a much appreciated leader and has a strong ethical compass. I also want to thank Steve Sams for his time with Skanska and his valuable contribution in building Skanska Infrastructure Development as a successful business unit with some of the greatest projects and most skillful experts in the market”, says Johan Karlström, President and CEO, Skanska AB.   

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Edvard Lind, Head of Media Relations, Skanska AB, tel +46 (0)10 448 88 08

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