Olle Högblom new President at Volvo IT

Olle Högblom, 50, has been appointed President Volvo IT. Olle Högblom is currently Senior Vice President Infrastructure & Operations at Volvo IT in Gothenburg, Sweden. The appointment is effective immediately.

Olle Högblom has a long history at the Volvo Group. He joined the Group in 1989 and has had various executive managerial positions within Volvo IT and Volvo Car Corporation.

Olle Högblom succeeds Magnus Carlander who has taken up the position as head of the newly formed function Corporate Process and IT.

January 19, 2012

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