Group Management

President and CEO, SKF Group and President, Industrial Market

Alrik Danielson
Alrik Danielson

Alrik Danielson
Born 1962
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and International Economics, University of Gothenburg
Employed since 2014 and 1987-2005
Previous positions within SKF: President of the Group’s Industrial Division and member of the SKF Group’s Executive Committee from 2003 to 2005 as well as several other positions across Europe and the Americas

Current holdings

Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President

Christian Johansson
Christian Johansson

Christian Johansson
Born 1963

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration,  Stockholm University 

INSEAD (Fontainbleau, France)

Employed since 15 June 2015

Current holdings



President, Automotive Market

Stephane Le-Mounier
Stephane Le-Mounier

Stephane Le-Mounier
Born: 1965
Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Remiremont University, France, Bachelor Degree in Sales and Marketing, University of Haute Alsace-ESV, France and Post-Graduate degree in Finance and Controlling, ESSEC, France
Employed since 1988
Previous positions in SKF: Business Unit Director, Actuation, as well as several other positions

Current holdings

President, Specialty Business

Patrick Tong
Patrick Tong

Patrick Tong
Born 1962
Executive Master Degree of Business Administration, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Employed since 1989
Previous positions within SKF: President of SKF Second Brands Bearings, as well as several other positions

Current holdings

Senior Vice President, Group Technology Development

Bernd Stephan
Bernd Stephan

Bernd Stephan
Born 1956
Bachelor of Engineering, University Essen, Germany
Employed since 1994
Previous positions in SKF: Business Unit Director, Renewable Energy, as well as several other positions

Current holdings

General Counsel and Senior Vice President, Group Legal and Sustainability

Carina Bergfelt
Carina Bergfelt

Carina Bergfelt
Born 1960
Master of Law, Lund University
Employed since 1990
Previous positions within SKF: Legal Counsel,Secretary to the Board since 1996
Board member: The Association of Exchange-listed Companies

Current holdings


Senior Vice President, Group People, Business Excellence and Communications

Kent Viitanen
Kent Viitanen
Kent Viitanen
Born 1965
Gothenburg School of Economics
Employed since 1988
Previous positions within SKF: Various Operational Management roles, incl Head of ReBU, Head of Industrial Manufacturing, HR Director Industrial Division
Current holdings

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