New Managing Director for Ovako Steel

New Managing Director for Ovako Steel Mr Bengt Lindahl has been appointed as Managing Director of Ovako Steel AB. He will take up his position on January 1, 2002, at which time Martin Ivert leaves for his new assignment as CEO of LKAB. Mr Lindahl, 54 years of age, has held a number of senior positions in Swedish industry, including work with SKF's steel operations between 1980 and 1992. Göteborg, December 3, 2001 Aktiebolaget SKF (publ.) For further information, please contact: Lars G Malmer, SKF Group Communication, tel. +46 31 337 1541, e-mail: Aktiebolaget SKF, SE-415 50 Göteborg, Sweden, tel. +46 31 337 1000, fax +46 31 337 2832, ------------------------------------------------------------ This information was brought to you by Waymaker The following files are available for download:

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