Press Release
Date of issue   Aug 02, 2010 | ID: 34386

Lone Fønss Schrøder, CV AND BIOGRAPHY


Present position: Member of the Board of Volvo Car Corporation, August 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, Senoir Vice President and various CEO and Senior Management positions A.P. Möller Maersk Group Companies 


Concurrent board of director responsibilities:

Aker ASA, Vice Chairman and Audit committee

Aker Solution ASA, Member and Audit Committee

Handelsbanken A/S, Member and Audit Committee

Vattenfall A/S, Member

NKT A/S, Member


Former board of director responsibilities:

WWL A/S, Chairman

Yara ASA, Member and Audit Committee

Hoegh Lines AS, Member



Lone Fønss Schrøder 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 and financing.

Media Contacts


Per-Åke Fröberg

Director Volvo Cars Heritage

Volvo Car Group


Phone: +46 31 3257654

Mobile: +46 31 3257654


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