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Mårten Levenstam - Senior Vice President Product Strategy and Business Ownership

Mårten Levenstam - Senior Vice President Product Strategy and Business Ownership 


Present position: Senior Vice President Product Strategy & Business Ownership as of January 1, 2018


Born: 1964


Education: MSc in Vehicle Engineering from Royal Institute of Technology, PhD in Fluid Mechanics from Royal Institute of Technology


Selected professional experience:


2016-2017         Vice President Product Strategy, Volvo Cars

2013-2016         Vice President Product Planning, Volvo Cars

2011-2013         Director Product Planning, Volvo Cars

2009-2011         Long Range Strategy & Innovation, Product Planning, Volvo Cars

2007-2009         Environmental Strategy, Environmental & Fluid Dynamics Centre, Volvo Cars

2004-2007         Manager Safety Programmes and Advanced Engineering Safety Centre, Volvo Cars

2002-2004         System Attribute Leader Safety, Volvo Cars Safety Centre, Volvo Cars

2001-2003         Technical Project Leader Crash Simulator, Volvo Cars Safety Centre, Volvo Cars

2000-2001         CAE Engineer, Volvo Cars Safety Centre, Volvo Cars

1994-1999         Researcher/Lecturer, Department of Mathematics, Chalmers University of Technology



After obtaining an MSc in Vehicle Engineering and a PhD in Fluid Mechanics from the renowned Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, Mårten Levenstam joined Volvo Cars in 2000 as a mathematical engineer within the company’s Safety Centre. He stayed with the Volvo Cars Safety Centre until 2007, during which period he was instrumental in the development of several new safety systems and technologies. Since 2007 he has been working with strategy questions, first in the area of environment and later in the company’s product planning department. Most recently he was Vice President for overall product strategy at Volvo Cars. Dr Levenstam is married and has three children.

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