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Rolf Willkrans, Director Environmental Affairs, Volvo Group Headquarters


Rolf Willkrans has the position of Director Environmental Affairs at Volvo Group Headquarters in Gothenburg since 2001. His main responsibility is product related environmental issues and projects within the Volvo Group. Focused areas are CO2 regulations, alternative fuels and exhaust emissions. He has been with the Volvo Group since 1996, starting at Volvo Truck Corporation.

Rolf Willkrans has a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering at Lund University 1988. He has a broad background from several different companies covering product development, purchasing and environmental care. He has been with Svedala Arbra AB and TetraPak AB from 1980 to 1988, with Alfastar AB until 1990 and with The Swedish Institute of Production Engineering Research until 1996.