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17 December 1998 12:00 CET

Margareta Lewin appointed Head of Human Resources

Margareta Lewin has been appointed Head of Human Resources, and a member of Scania’s Executive Management. She will assume her new post on 15 January 1999.

Ms. Lewin was appointed as a consultant on 1 September 1998 to undertake a total review of Scania’s personnel function.

During the last ten years, Margareta Lewin has been Head of Human Resources of the AGA Group and, more recently, of the Esselte Group. She established her own firm of consultants, specialising in managerial and leadership issues, at the beginning of 1998.

For further information, please contact Louise Jarn Melander, Communications and Public Affairs tel. +46 8 5538 1212, mobil +46 70 607 6030 eller Margareta Lewin, Human Resources tel +46 8 5538 2227, mobil +46 70 575 0163.

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