ABB brings Sandvik CEO to the top management

Björn Rosengren; Photo: ABB

Björn Rosengren, President and CEO of Sandvik, will leave Sandvik as of 1 February 2020. He will join ABB on February 1 2020 as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and succeed CEO, Peter Voser, in this role on March 1 2020. At that time Peter Voser will revert to his position at ABB solely as Chairman of the Board. “Björn Rosengren has, since he joined Sandvik in November 2015, established a solid decentralized business model for the company and made the organization more flexible and efficient,” says Johan Molin, Chairman of the Board for Sandvik. “This has not been an easy decision. Sandvik is a great company with a lot of future potential and I will continue to lead the organization with a strong commitment until end of January”, Rosengren comments. (ABB)