Rickard Gustafson Elected to SKF’s Board of Directors
AB SKF recently appointed Rickard Gustafson as a Member of its Board of Directors. The appointment follows the announcement earlier this year that Rickard will become President of the company during the first half of 2021. He joins from SAS Group, where he most recently led as President and Chief Executive Officer. Prior to that, he served as Chief Executive Officer of Codan/Trygg Hansa. Earlier in his career, he served General Electric in several capacities. Rickard will supersede Alik Danielson as President when he joins SKF.
AB SKF is a bearing and seal manufacturing company headquartered in Gothenburg, Sweden. The company currently employs over 43,000 people, and posted net sales of SEK 21.2 billion for 2019.