Chairman of the Board of Directors since 2020.
Education: Training as an industrial management assistant and studies of Business Economics.
Other directorships: Chairman of the Supervisory Board, MAN SE; Chairman of the Supervisory Board, MAN Truck & Bus AG.
Relevant work experience: After holding a variety of management positions in Germany and abroad, Matthias Gründler was named Chief Finance Officer at Mitsubishi Fuso Trucks & Bus Corp. in Japan in 2008. Three years later, he took over management of the Powertrain Procurement and Business Development unit at Daimler Trucks & Buses. He served as Chief Financial Officer of Daimler Trucks & Buses, responsible for Finance and Controlling, from 2012 to 2015. In September 2015, Matthias Gründler took over the position as Chief Financial Officer of Volkswagen Truck & Bus GmbH (today: TRATON SE). Since 17 July 2020 he is CEO of TRATON.
Scania’s Board of Directors shall comprise a minimum of three and a maximum of ten members elected by the AGM and two employee representatives plus two deputies for the latter.