Hans Krondahl Named Global Market Director, NSO for Saab Automobile AB
Hans Krondahl has been named global market director, NSO (National Sales Organizations) at Saab Automobile AB, reporting to Jan Ake Jonsson, vice president of sales and marketing.
will have the direct sales and marketing responsibility for approximately 40 countries in Europe, Eastern Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East, Latin America and South Africa, which have privately owned Saab distributorships.
Krondahl will assume responsibilities in this new assignment on July 1, 2003.
Since August 2001, Krondahl has been the vice president of marketing for Saab Cars USA, Inc., responsible for product planning and the strategic and operational planning for marketing Saab automobiles throughout the U.S.
"Hans has been a highly valued member of our executive team here at Saab Cars USA.
Before coming to Saab and beginning his foreign service assignment at Saab Cars USA, Krondahl was president of Semcon Sweden AB, a consulting firm based in Gothenburg, Sweden.
Prior to taking the helm at Semcon, Krondahl worked in marketing for Volvo Cars, ultimately serving as the vice president of global marketing.
Before joining Volvo, Krondahl headed an international advertising agency of which he was a founding partner.
education background includes an undergraduate degree in mechanical engineering as well as a graduate degree in business administration and marketing.
will relocate to Gothenburg, Sweden with his
wife and two children.