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Anders Gustafsson - Senior Vice President Americas



Name: Anders Gustafsson


Title: Senior Vice President Americas


Born: 1968


Birthplace: Sweden

Achievements: Anders Gustafsson has been educated in Sweden, Europe, USA and China. He held his first position as CEO at the age of 32. He has extensive and broad experience (26 years) within the different areas of the car and travel industry hence an impeccable holistic understanding of the mechanisms and triggers behind profit and sustainable growth.

Companies worked for: Hertz First Rent A Car, Hertz Nordic, Volvo Car Sweden


Professional experience (selected):

2017 - Senior Vice President Americas, Volvo Car Group

2015 – 2017      Senior Vice President EMEA, Volvo Car Group

2011 – 2015      President, Volvo Cars Sweden

2011 – present Board member Volvofinans Bank

2009 – present Chairman Hertz First Rent A Car

2009 – 2011      Deputy President & Sales Director Nordic, Volvo Cars Sweden

2000 – 2009      CEO Hertz Sweden, COO Hertz Nordic

1997 – 2000      Director Sales & Marketing, Director Franchise Development, Hertz First Rent A Car




Anders Gustafsson is married and has three children. His career started at the local Volvo dealer from where he at an early stage was hand-picked by Volvo Car Sverige to be prepared for higher positions. He joined Hertz First Rent A Car at age 29 as Director for Sales & Marketing as well as Franchise Development and became the CEO for Hertz Sweden and COO for Hertz Nordic only a few years later. In 2009 he joined Volvo Cars Sweden as Deputy President and Sales Director Nordic and became President for Volvo Cars Sweden in 2011. In March 2015 Anders Gustafsson joined Volvo Car Group as Senior Vice President EMEA and became a member of the Executive Management Team. In 2017 he was named Senior Vice President, Americas and President and CEO of Volvo Car USA.

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