Group Management

President and CEO, SKF Group

Alrik Danielson

Alrik Danielson

Born 1962

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and International Economics, School of Business, Economics and Law, University of Gothenburg

Employed since 2014 and 1987-2005

Previous positions within SKF: President, SKF Industrial Division and several other positions

Board member: Association of Swedish Engineering Industries

Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President

Christian Johansson

Christian Johansson

Born 1963

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Stockholm University
INSEAD (Fontainbleau, France)

Employed since 2015

President, Automotive and Aerospace

Bernd Stephan

Bernd Stephan

Born 1956

Education: Bachelor of Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, (Dipl.-Ing., University of Essen)

Employed since 1994

Previous positions within SKF: Senior Vice President, Technology and several other positions

President, Industrial Sales Americas

John Schmidt

John Schmidt

Born 1969

Education Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering from the Pennsylvania State University

Employed since 2001 and 1993-1998

Previous positions within SKF: President and CEO SKF USA Inc and several other positions

President Industrial Sales Europe and Middle East and Africa

Erik Nelander

Erik Nelander

Born 1963

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and International Economics, School of Business, Economics and Law, University of Gothenburg

Employed since 1987

Previous positions within SKF: Vice President, SKF Industrial Market, President SKF China, Business Unit Director SKF Aerospace and several other positions

President Industrial Sales Asia

Patrick Tong

Patrick Tong

Born 1962

Executive Master Degree of Business Administration, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Employed since 1989

Previous positions within SKF: President Specialty Business, President SKF Second Brands Bearings, as well as several other positions

President, Bearing Operations

Luc Graux

Luc Graux

Born 1963

Education Master of Business Administration, University of Houston, USA, Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University of Houston, USA and Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University of Compiegne, France

Employed since 1991 and 1987-1989

Previous positions within SKF: Director Manufacturing and Product Lines and several other positions

President, Technology, Business and Product Development

Victoria Van Camp

Victoria Van Camp

Born 1966

Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, PhD in Machine Elements; Luleå University of Technology, Sweden

Employed since 1996

Previous positions within SKF: Director Industrial Market Technology & Solutions, Director of Product Innovation Lubrication BU, as well as several other positions

Board member: PREERA

General Counsel and Senior Vice President, Legal and Sustainability

Carina Bergfelt

Carina Bergfelt

Born 1960

Master of Law, Lund University

Employed since 1990

Previous positions within SKF: Legal Counsel, Secretary to the Board since 1996

Board member: The Association of Exchange-listed Companies

Senior Vice President, People, Communication and Quality

Kent Viitanen

Kent Viitanen

Born 1965

Business and Economics, School of Business, Economics and Law, University of Gothenburg

Employed since 1988

Previous positions within SKF: Director, Renewable Energy and several other positions.

Board member: Chalmers University of Technology and Gothenburg University School of Executive Education

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