Born 1950. M.Sc. (Econ.). Swedish citizen. Chairman of Mölnlycke Healthcare AB. Chairman of Stena Group AB. Member of the Board: ABB, Total, Investor AB, Patricia Industries AB, GreenGold Capital AB, Syngenta SA, Boreal AB, Rolling Optics AB, Stockholm School of Economics and SOS-Children’s Villages. Senior Adviser Credit Suisse. Member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences (IVA). President and CEO of Atlas Copco Group 2002–2009, President of Thule International 2001–2002, President and CEO of Tetra Pak Group 1994–2000, President and CEO of Alfa Laval 1992–1994.