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Lone Fønss Schrøder - Vice-chairman of the Board of Directors, Volvo Car Corporation

Lone Fønss Schrøder, CV AND BIOGRAPHY


Present position: Vice-chairman of the Board of Directors, Volvo Car Corporation since March 2018 (member of the Board since 2010).


Born: 1960


Education: MSc in Law from the University of Copenhagen and an MSc in Economics from the Copenhagen Business School.


Professional experience:

2005 - 2010

Wallenius Lines, President & CEO 

2004 - 2005

Working Chairman, Kvärner ASA (now Aker and Aker Solution)

1982 - 2004

A.P. Möller-Maersk A/S, Senior Vice President and various CEO and Senior Management positions A.P. Möller Maersk Group Companies 


Concurrent board of director responsibilities:

Nustay A/S, Chairman

INGKA (Ikea Group), Boardmember, member Audit Committee

Aker ASA, Vice Chairman and Chair Audit Committee

Kvaerner, Boardmember and Chair Audit Committee

Bilfinger SE, Boardmember


Former board of director responsibilities:

WWL A/S, Chairman

Yara ASA, Member and Audit Committee

Hoegh Lines AS, Member



Lone Fønss Schrøder is co-founder of a digital portfolio and started her career at A.P Möller-Maersk A/S where she worked for more than twenty years and held several senior positions throughout the years.


In 2005, she became the President of Wallenius Lines, a leading provider of global factory-to-dealer transport solutions for, among others, the automotive industry.


Ms. Fønss Schrøder has extensive experience across the automotive logistics industry and has extensive experience that spans industrial turnarounds, production, procurement, financing and spearheading digital transformations with the customers in focus.

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