Chair of the Board since 2003
Education: M.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg
Nationality/Elected: Swedish/ 1997
Board membership: Vice Chair of Investor AB and board member of Wärtsilä Oyj, Finland.
Principal work experience and other information: President and CEO of AB SKF, and Executive Vice President of ASEA AB, and ABB Ltd., Switzerland.
Total fees 2013, KSEK: 1 898
Board meeting attendance: 9 of 9, Chair
Remuneration Committee attendance: 1 of 1, Chair
Audit Committee attendance: 3 of 3 until AGM 2013
Holdings in Atlas Copco AB: 20 000 class A shares, 34 284 class B shares and 24 452 synthetic shares
Independence to Atlas Copco and its management: Yes
Independence to major shareholders: No, board member in a company which is a larger owner (Investor AB)
Annual Meeting attendance: Yes
The information above comes from the annual report 2013.