Alexander Vlaskamp appointed Head of Sales and Marketing and member of Scania Executive Board

Alexander Vlaskamp, currently Senior Vice President Trucks and acting Head of Sales and Marketing, has been appointed Executive Vice President and Head of Sales and Marketing. He took up his position on 1 June and reports to Henrik Henriksson, President and CEO.

Alexander Vlaskamp, born in 1971, has a Bachelor’s Degree in Automotive Engineering from HAN university in the Netherlands and joined Scania Deutschland in 1996. Since then, he has held various managerial positions within Scania’s sales and service organisation, as for example Managing Director of Scania’s business units in Germany, Austria and Poland. In 2017, he was appointed Senior Vice President and Head of Trucks. 

“I welcome Alexander Vlaskamp to our Executive Board. His task includes to further strengthen Scania’s global presence and leading position in the shift to sustainable transport,” says Henrik Henriksson, President and CEO.

Alexander Vlaskamp succeeds Karin Rådström, who has left the company.

For further information, please contact:

Karin Hallstan, Head of Corporate Communications and PR 

Phone: +46 (0)72 967 02 84, E-mail:


Scania is a world-leading provider of transport solutions. Together with our partners and customers we are driving the shift towards a sustainable transport system. In 2019, we delivered 91,700 trucks, 7,800 buses as well as 10,200 industrial and marine engines to our customers. Net sales totalled to over SEK 152 billion, of which about 20 percent were services-related. Founded in 1891, Scania now operates in more than 100 countries and employs some 51,000 people. Research and development are concentrated in Sweden, with branches in Brazil and India. Production takes place in Europe, Latin America and Asia, with regional production centres in Africa, Asia and Eurasia. Scania is part of TRATON SE. For more information visit: