Gustaf Sundell, currently Head of Strategy and Corporate Management at Scania, has been appointed Executive Vice President and Head of Mobility Solutions. As from 1 November 2022, he will be part of Scania’s Executive Board and report to Christian Levin, President and CEO Scania and TRATON GROUP.
Mobility Solutions at Scania
Mobility Solutions, which includes the wholly-owned subsidiary LOTS Group, is a unit that was formed in the spring of 2021 with the purpose to capture market opportunities in the future transport ecosystem. The unit is driving the development of new business models outside the current core business, increasing Scania’s role in the transportation and logistics value chain, as well as developing and commercializing the autonomous offering.
Gustaf Sundell, born in 1982, started at Scania in 2008 has held several managerial roles within the company both in Sweden and abroad, including Managing Director of Scania Growth Capital, Managing Director of Scania Group Industrial Thailand, and Sales Director Trucks – Africa and Asia-Pacific.
Gustaf Sundell speaking
“Our industry is going through a major transformation driven by technology and demands from customers and society”, commented Gustaf Sundell. “Scania’s purpose is to drive the shift towards a sustainable transport system and by working closely with our customers, we have a good understanding of what is required. We need to strengthen our capabilities of handling business innovation outside our current core business in order to solve the complex challenges developing in our ecosystem and accelerate the shift together with our customers and partners. It is a very inspiring and important challenge that I am looking forward to address”.