Senior Vice President, The Americas Region and President and CEO Volvo Cars of North America

Lex Kerssemakers

Born: 1960

Birthplace: Netherlands

Extensive global experience having led teams in UK, Germany, Sweden and Netherlands

Companies worked for: Volvo Cars

Professional experience:
2011- 2014 Senior Vice President, Product Strategy and Vehicle Line Management, Volvo Cars
2009 - 2010 President, Volvo Car Overseas Corporations, Volvo Cars
2004 - 2009 Senior Vice President, Brand, Business & Product Strategy, Volvo Cars
2002 - 2004 Vice President Global Marketing, Volvo Cars 
2000 - 2002 Vice President, Product Business Strategy, Volvo Cars 
1999 - 2000 Regional Offer Manager for Benelux and UK, Volvo Cars Europe, Belgium
1996 - 1999 Vice President, Product Marketing, Volvo Cars Central Marketing, Belgium

Lex Kerssemakers has a fundamental understanding of product strategy, purchasing and sales and marketing. He has led international teams in the UK, Germany, Sweden and the Netherlands. Mr Kerssemakers has served under Swedish, US and Chinese ownership, aligning shareholder and customer perspectives.

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