Jonathan Goodman succeeds Anders Karrberg who has been acting SVP since Bodil Eriksson took on
a new assignment at Volvo Cars of North America on January 15 this year.
Jonathan Goodman was most recently Executive Vice-President Communications at PSA Peugeot Citroen in Paris. Prior to that he held several leading positions within the PSA group, based in the UK, France, Belgium and Luxembourg.
He holds a degree in Combined Honors in French, English Literature and International Politics from the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne and additionally a diploma in Business Administration from the University of Coventry.
"With broad experience in communications, media, marketing, sales and product, all from the automotive sector, I am very pleased to welcome Jonathan to Volvo Cars. His background will be a valuable asset in this very exciting period that we have ahead of us," said Hakan Samuelsson, President & CEO.
Jonathan added, "I have followed with interest the launch of the first three stunning concept cars and the launch of the XC90. I truly believe Volvo Cars has a bright future. I am very excited to now be a part of Volvo Cars' journey."
Anders Karrberg will take up his former role as Vice-President Government Affairs within Corporate Communications.