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Executive Management Team

The Executive Management in Electrolux Professional Team currently includes the CEO and nine other members presented below. The Extended management team in addition comprise Head of Legal, Vice President Global Marketing, Vice President Customer Care and Chief Technology Officer, presented separately below.

The information regarding shareholding below, includes own holdings and holdings of related persons and affiliated companies.

Alberto Zanata

President and Chief Executive Officer since 2009.
Born 1960. University Master’s degree in Electronic Engineering with Business Administration, Padua University, Italy.
Other assignments:
Previous positions: Head of Professional Products, Executive Vice President within the Electrolux Group.
Holding: 114,803 shares of Class B.

Fabio Zarpellon

CFO since 2009.
Born 1967. Degree, Business Administration, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice, Italy. President, La Vela srl.
Other assignments: President, La Vela srl.
Previous positions: CFO of Professional Products within the Electrolux Group.
Holding: 5,944 shares of Class B.

Pia Hovland

CHRO  – Chief Human Resources Officer – since October, 2020.
Born 1965. Bachelor´s degree in Computer Science.
Other assignments:
Previous positions: Various senior HR positions in Britannia Airways, Effnet Group and Electrolux including SVP HR, Communications & Continuous Improvement at Electrolux Business Area Europe.
Holding: 3,882 shares of Class B.

Jacob Broberg

SVP Investor Relations and Corporate Communication since 2019.
Born 1964. B.A., Political Science and Economics, Lund University, Sweden.
Other assignments: Board member of Sveriges Kommunikatörer AB.
Previous positions: SVP Corporate Communications and Investor Relations, Cloetta AB.
Holding: 10,000 shares of Class B.

Torsten Urban

SVP Product and Marketing since 2019.
Born 1970. Business Management with focus on marketing, VWA Munich, Germany.
Other assignments:
Previous positions: Various senior positions within the Professional Products business area of the Electrolux Group, including SVP Product and Marketing and SVP Business Unit Food Service.
Holding: 5,214 shares of Class B.

Paolo Schira

Senior Vice President Commercial Organization Europe since September, 2021.
Born 1975. Master’s Degree, Engineering, University of Trieste, Italy.
Other assignments:
Previous positions: Previously SVP Business Development, Electrolux Professional. Various senior positions within the Professional Products business area of the Electrolux Group, including SVP Business Development and Vice President Business Unit Laundry.
Holding: 7,330 shares of Class B.

Philippe Zavattiero

Senior Vice President Beverage and Food Preparation Division since September, 2021.
Born 1961: Master’s Degree of Engineer, National Institute Polytechnique of Grenoble, France. Master’s degree ESSEC Business School Paris, France.
Other assignments: Board member of Institut Paul Bocuse, France.
Previous positions: SVP & GM Europe Electrolux Professional, SVP of the Commercial Organization Europe within the Professional Products business area of the Electrolux Group. Board member of Institut Paul Bocuse, France.
Holding: 8,084 shares of Class B.

Richard Flynn

SVP Commercial Organization APAC & MEA since October, 2021.
Born 1980.  Business management, University of Gloucestershire, England.
Other assignments:
Previous positions: Most recently Sales Director Chains, APAC & MEA. Various roles within Electrolux Professional in both Europe and Asia.
Holding:

Douglas Walker

Acting SVP Business Development since September 2021.
Born 1960. Polymer Technology, Plastics and Polymer Engineering Technology, University of North London, England.
Other assignments:
Previous positions:  Most recently SVT & GM APAC & MEA. Various senior positions within the Professional Products business area of the Electrolux Group, including SVP Commercial APAC and Head of Region UK.
Holding: 4,385 shares of Class B.

John Evans

SVP & GM Americas since 2011.
Born 1967. B.A. in Mass Communications, and Marketing, Kings College, Wilkes-Barre, PA, the United States.
Other assignments:
Previous positions: Head of the Americas within the Professional Products business area of the Electrolux Group.
Holding: 4,240 shares of Class B.

Carlo Mario Caroni

COO (Operations & R&D) since 2014 (Operations) and 2019 (R&D) respectively
Born 1968. Master university degree in Mechanical Engineering in Economics and Management, Politecnico di Torino, Italy.
Other assignments:
Previous positions: SVP Global Operations within the Professional Products business area of the Electrolux Group.
Holding: –

Guilhem Senegas

CIO – Chief Information Officer and Head of Digital Transformation, since January 2020
Born 1975. Master’s degree in engineering from CentraleSupelec, Paris and MBA from Le Collège des Ingénieurs, Paris.
Other assignments:
Previous positions: Various Senior IT roles for bioMérieux & Mérieux Nutrisciences, IT consultant for Capgemini.
Holding:

Extended Executive Management Team

Paolo Marceca

Chief Technology Officer

Esther Staskiewicz

Vice President Global Marketing

Magnus Sävenäs

Vice President Customer Care

Carolina Tendorf

Head of Legal

Executive Management Team 2019-10-16T07:27:35+00:00 Electrolux Professional