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From machine control to robotics
Deputy Chief Technology Officer for Volvo Autonomous Solutions
With a strong background across both autonomous and electric transport solutions, Johan helps oversee the technology platform for automated innovations within Volvo Autonomous Solutions. Working across all applications of trucks, buses and construction equipment, he is also the manager for vehicle integration and adaptation.
He comes to this position from his previous role as vehicle automation projects & pilots manager for Volvo Group Trucks Technology, where he delivered some of the Group’s first autonomous projects. He was responsible for the overall project portfolio and the project management team.
Prior to this, his focus was within the field of electromobility, where he was the electromobiliy product planning director for Volvo Buses. With an overall responsibility for developing and maintaining the electromobility strategy across all business areas, he managed a robust product portfolio of electric and hybrid buses at a key point in Volvo’s innovation journey.
Other areas of Johan’s expertise lie within engine management systems, vehicle dynamics and strength analysis. He holds a MS in Mechanical Engineering from Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg, Sweden.