CEO Talk: Christian Levin, President & CEO of Scania and TRATON GROUP
Jun 10, 2022 (3:00 PM - 4:00 PM) (GMT+8)
SCCT members only event
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Christian Levin, President & CEO of Scania and TRATON GROUP
Mr. Christian Levin joined Scania in 1994, the same year as he obtained his Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering. He commenced his career at Scania as a marketing trainee and took up his first management position in 1997. In 2001 he became Director of Product Marketing and in 2005 he took the position as Managing Director, Scania Schweiz AG. Christian Levin has also been managing Director of Italscania S.p.A. In 2010, he was appointed Executive Vice President and Head of Commercial Operations. In 2016, Christian Levin was appointed Executive Vice President, Head of Sales and Marketing. In January 2019, he took up the position as Chief Operating Officer at TRATON GROUP and was also appointed as member of the Executive Board of TRATON SE. As from May 2021 Christian Levin is President and CEO of Scania and as of October 2021 he is CEO of TRATON SE.
Member of the Swedish government’s Electrification Commission and Stockholm Chamber of Commerce.
Other directorships: Chairman of the Supervisory Board MAN Truck & Bus SE. Board member of Navistar LLC, Volkswagen Caminhões e Ônibus, Association of Swedish Engineering Industries and the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH).
He is very committed to the CO2 reduction commitments that Scania and the industry have made and will talk about what Scania is doing in Asia to reach zero emissions. It is also well-known that Scania is building its third global production hub in Rugao in China and you will hear more on the background to that important investment.
Scania is very visible in many Asian markets and what is the secret behind the success so far?
Christian will also talk about the unique Scania modular production system and how it created value for customers.
Finally, he will also introduce the audience to the more "invisible" business area: Power Solutions.
3:00-3:05 pm: Welcome byFredrik Boye, CEO of Swedish Chamber of Commerce Taipei