STOCKHOLM--November 28, 2012: Regulatory News:
“I want to welcome Thomas Jansson to Autoliv. His broad, international experience in communications will be a great asset for Autoliv”
Autoliv Inc. (STO:ALIVSDB) -- the global leader in automotive safety systems -- has appointed Mr. Thomas Jansson to become its Vice President of Corporate Communications.
He will replace Mr. Mats Adman who will retire in 2013 after 18 years with the company. Mr. Jansson, age 46, is currently Vice President of Brand and External Communications, for TeliaSonera, a position he has held since June 2010. Before joining TeliaSonera, Mr. Jansson led an international career in communications working for Nokia, which he joined in 1999. During his 11 years with Nokia, he held various positions in Sweden, the United Kingdom, Finland, and the People's Republic of China. Mr. Jansson started his career in communications with Intel Corporation in 1996.
He has studied Business Administration at the University of Stockholm.
Mr Jansson will join Autoliv in January next year and work together with Mr. Adman during a transition period.
"I want to welcome Thomas Jansson to Autoliv. His broad, international experience in communications will be a great asset for Autoliv", said Jan Carlson, President & CEO of Autoliv and continued:
"I would also like to thank Mats Adman who will retire after 18 years of distinguished service to our company. Mats came to Autoliv shortly after the company went public and has built our communications organization. For this and many other services he has done our company I want to express our sincere thanks", concluded Jan Carlson