Andreas Ekberg has been appointed as Chief Financial Officer, succeeding Pramod Mistry, effective April 1, 2013. Andreas Ekberg joined the Haldex Group in 1998 and has held several senior management positions, including Chief Financial Officer of Commercial Vehicle Systems, Senior Vice President, Foundation Brake, and his current role as Senior Vice President, Global Operations.
Pramod Mistry, who has been Chief Financial Officer of Haldex AB since 2011, and was CFO of Commercial Vehicle Systems from 2008 to 2011, has been appointed as Senior Vice President, Business Development.
Ulf Ahlén, former Executive Vice President of Haldex Traction and interim CEO of Haldex AB has accepted a temporary assignment to lead the global operations organization. The recruitment process for the head of global operations has been initiated and is expected to be completed by mid year.
Bo Annvik, President and CEO, Haldex said: “During his career with Haldex, Andreas Ekberg has had success in leading three of our largest and most profitable product lines and brings significant experience in financial control and operations to his new position. And, over the past several years, Pramod Mistry has been instrumental in driving key strategic initiatives for profit improvement. In addition, I appreciate Ulf Ahlén’s willingness to step in and support the further development of improvements within our global operations organization until a successor for Andreas Ekberg is in place.”
For further information, please contact:
Bo Annvik, President & CEO: +46 418 476 152
Kristina Brink, Corporate Communications Manager: +46 418 47 61 88 or +46 705 90 91 40
Haldex (www.haldex.com), headquartered in Landskrona, Sweden, is a provider of proprietary and innovative solutions to the global commercial vehicle industry, with focus on products in vehicles that enhance safety, environment and vehicle dynamics. Haldex is listed on the Nasdaq OMX Stockholm Stock Exchange and had net sales of approx 3.9 billion SEK in 2012. The number of employees amounts to about 2,200.
Haldex AB (publ) is required to publish the above information under the Swedish Financial Instruments Trading Act. The information was submitted for publication on March 6, 2013 at 08.30 CET.