The board of Image Systems has decided to appoint Peter Johansson as the new President and CEO. Peter Johansson will assume his new post January 18, 2016 and comes from Schneider Electric where he served for nine years, seven years as CEO of Schneider Electric Buildings Sweden AB and two years as head of business area Industry. The company’s acting. CEO Klas Åström returns to the role of Group CFO.
“After four years of focus on internal efficiency and restructuring, Image Systems Group into a new phase with a greater focus on international growth and increasing profitability. We will do so by building on our strong brands and committed and competent employees, “says Thomas Wernhoff, Image Systems AB’s Board Chairman. ”Peter Johansson has the right background and competence to lead this trip, with long experience in international business management, sales and development within the industry”.
Peter Johansson, aged 52, holds an MSc from Chalmers University of Technology. He previously worked as Head of Business Area Industrial, Schneider Electric, CEO, Schneider Electric Buildings Sweden AB, Vice President of Enea AB and several CEO positions within the Enea group. President of Emerson Energy Systems in China and President of Shanghai Ericsson Simtek Electronics in China, a joint venture between Ericsson and its Chinese partner Simtek. Within Ericsson, Peter Johansson worked as business unit manager, product manager, project manager of development projects and developed microelectronics. In addition to his Asian experience, Peter Johansson broad experience from Eastern and Western Europe responsible for marketing and sales.
For further information contact Thomas Wernhoff 070 767 75 81 or Peter Johansson 013-200111.