Executive Vice President, Head of Production and Logistics.
Education: MSc Master of Science in Industrial Engineering and Management.
Joined Scania in 1990.
Ruthger de Vries was born in 1965 and joined Scania Nederland in 1990 after obtaining a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Delft University of Technology.
Since 1993, de Vries has held a number of management positions within production and logistics at Scania Nederland B.V., Scania Production Angers, France and Scania Chassis, Södertälje, Sweden.
In 2006 he obtained the position as Plant Manager at Scania Oskarshamn, Sweden. In 2011, he was appointed Head of Production Control, and in 2013 Senior Vice President Logistics. Ruthger de Vries was appointed Executive Vice President and Head of Production and Logistics in 2016.