New President at Volvo Buses

Håkan Agnevall has been appointed President Volvo Bus Corporation. He will assume his new assignment in June, 2013.

Håkan Agnevall, born 1966, has worked in industry for many years and has extensive Swedish and international experience from several different companies such as ABB. He currently holds the position as Vice President, Bombardier Transportation Propulsion and Controls.

Håkan Agnevall will replace the acting President of Volvo Buses Håkan Karlsson, head of Volvo Group Business Areas.

For further information, please contact:
Helena Lind, Manager Media Relations, Volvo Bus Corporation
Phone: 46 (0)31-323 62 57

Volvo Bus Corporation is one of the the world’s largest manufacturer of large buses and coaches. The range comprises complete vehicles, chassis, bus bodies, transport system solutions for metropolitan traffic, leasing, financing and service contract maintenance. Volvo Bus Corporation is part of the Volvo Group, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses and construction equipment and drive systems for marine and industrial applications. The Group also provides complete solutions for financing and service.

About Us

The story of Volvo Buses is a story of success. As one of the world's largest manufacturers of buses and coaches we have reached a leading position in many significant areas. But our story is much more than history. It’s a statement of what we stand for, what we want to achieve and how we see our role in society. Through world-class engineering we help cut energy and resource consumption. By clearly stating our values we attract the people who best can help us reach our goals. And by listening to our customers we are able to offer the best solutions for next-generation public transport and travel. We are proud to be part of the Volvo Group, giving us strength to take on our future global challenges.