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DOMETIC ANNOUNCES NEW CHIEF EXECUTIVE
FRI, MAR 14, 2008 04:01 EST
After a successful and varied career spanning 36 years with Dometic and its prior owner Electrolux Lars Johansson, President and CEO of the Dometic Group has decided to take the opportunity to retire at the age of 60.
Fredrik Möller has been appointed his successor.
Fredrik Möller started at Atlas Copco in 1990 and has held various positions in sales, marketing and product development including being President of the Tools and Assembly Systems business in the USA.
For the last three years Fredrik Möller has been Senior Executive Vice President for Atlas Copco Group and Business Area President for the Industrial Technique Division, which reported turnover of SEK 6.9 billion and operating profit of SEK 1.5 billion in 2007.
Fredrik Möller holds a Master of Science degree from Linköping Institute of Technology, Sweden and an MBA from Weatherhead School of Management, Cleveland, Ohio, United States. Fredrik was born in 1963 and is now aged 45
“ I am very pleased to take up the challenging position as President and Chief Executive of the successful Dometic Group” says Fredrik Möller.
Fredrik Möller will take up his position on June 1, 2008.
“We are very pleased with the way Lars Johansson has developed the Dometic Group and built value for the company since he took over the position as President and CEO in 2004. Major landmarks include the acquisitions of Waeco and of SMEV, and a strong focus on new product innovation. Lars will work with Fredrik to ensure a smooth handover” says Simon Palley, Chairman of Dometic
“ I welcome Fredrik into the Dometic Group and I am sure that he will continue to grow this great company and to build further value” says Lars Johansson.
For further information, please contact:
Lars Johansson, President and CEO. Phone: +46 141 23 81 00.
Rutger Wachtmeister, Executive Vice President Marketing and Sales.
Cell: + 46 703 24 20 46. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dometic is a global market leader in branded solutions for mobile living in the areas of Climate, Hygiene & Sanitation and Food & Beverage. Dometic operates in the Americas, EMEA and Asia Pacific, providing products for use in recreational vehicles, trucks and premium cars, pleasure and workboats, and for a variety of other uses. Dometic offer products and solutions that enrich people’s experiences away from home, whether in a motorhome, caravan, boat or a truck. Our motivation is to create smart and reliable products with outstanding design. We operate 22 manufacturing/assembly sites in nine countries, sell our products in approximately 100 countries and manufacture approximately 85% of products sold in-house. We have a global distribution and dealer network in place to serve the aftermarket. Dometic employs approximately 6,500 people worldwide, had net sales of SEK 12.4 billion in 2016 and is headquartered in Solna, Sweden.
Hemvärnsgatan 15 SE-171 54 Solna Sweden
+46 8 501 025 00
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