Tom Johnstone, Member of the Board of Directors, Volvo Car Corporation
Tom Johnstone joined the Board of Directors of Volvo Car Corporation effective January 1, 2015. Mr Johnstone joined the Board of Volvo Cars from Gothenburg-based technology firm SKF, when he finishes his tenure as President and CEO on December 31, 2014.
Tom Johnstone (1955, Symington, Scotland) has been President and CEO for SKF for more than eleven years and brings with him decades of industrial experience and understanding of the automotive industry. The appointment of Mr Johnstone also highlights the strength of the industrial cluster in Gothenburg as well as the historical links between Volvo Cars and SKF, which go back all the way to the foundation of Volvo Cars in 1927.