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Henrik Green

Senior Vice President, Research & Development

Henrik Green

Present position: Senior Vice President, Research & Development, Volvo Car Group as of December 7, 2016

Born: 1973

Education: Master of Science in Computer Engineering, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden


Professional experience:

2016 – 2016 Senior Vice President, Sales & Production Planning and Customer Service
2015 – 2016 Vice President Product Strategy & Vehicle Line Management, Volvo Car Group
2013 – 2014 Vice President Vehicle Line Management Volvo Cars 40-series, Volvo Car Group
2011 – 2013 Vice President Product Strategy & Vehicle Line Management Volvo Car China, Volvo Car Group
2010 – 2011 Senior Director Engineering & Vehicle Line Volvo Car China, Volvo Car Group
2006 – 2010 Director Complete Powertrain Engineering, Volvo Car Group
1996 – 2006 Various positions within Powertrain Engineering, Volvo Car Group

BIOGRAPHY

After obtaining a university degree in Computer Engineering, Henrik Green started his long professional career at Volvo Cars HQ in Sweden in 1996. He held various positions within powertrain engineering before he in 2000 for the first time led a development project for a new engine. He later led the initiative to formulate Volvo’s current 3- and 4-cylinder engine strategy and spent a year at Ford Motor Company’s HQ in Detroit to align the Powertrain Controls Software activities at Volvo Cars, Ford Motor Company and Jaguar Land Rover. In 2011, Henrik Green moved to China to oversee product strategy at Volvo Car China before he in 2013 moved back to Gothenburg to take up responsibility for the Volvo 40-series vehicle line. Two years later, Henrik Green became global head of Product Strategy & Vehicle Line Management. On October 1, 2016, Henrik Green joined the Volvo Cars Executive Management Team and started as Senior Vice President, Sales & Production Planning and Customer Service, Volvo Car Group.

Henrik Green is married and has one child.